Kos has an abundance of natural produce which are delivered to markets and shops by local farmers.
A huge selection of the most freshest fruits and vegetables locally made tradional wines sweets honey and many different kinds of cheese. Kos also has many olive orchards so are able to produce the finest olives and olive oil when poured over greek salad it is delicious and healthy.
The shops also sell locally made souvenirs, oil paintings, Byzantine icons as well as goods like leather, jewellery and ceramics. The local markets are usually the best place to pick up fresh goods and hand made produce such as the local red cheese (tyri tis possas) matured in red wine or candied sweets as well as many other savoury and sweet delights.