The small size of Schinoussa does not permit the island to produce many goods. The most famous product of Schinoussa is cheese. There are various types of cheese produced on the island, such as kopanisti, ladotiri, and xinomyzithra, made of animals bred on Schinoussa by the locals. Moreover, a traditional beverage of Schinoussa is rakomelo, a delicious drink made of wine and strong raki. You can taste it in all the local coffee shops and taverns.