Malta Local drink with quinquina and bitter orange, very popular in Malta. This drink is a mix which ingredients come from the XVIIIth century medicine : aromatic herbs, anise, ginseng and bitter orange of course. (See chinotto Italy). Kinnie, with its unique taste, is the favourite soda of maltese and is exported to several countries for the diaspora. The recipe, a bit sparkling and bitter, date of the fifties.