Known for the beautiful traditional embroideries (called karpeto and mantanies) which are made in the village of Karia, Lefkada also produces a large variety of agricultural products. Olive oil, citrus, honey, almonds, fish and wine are of excellent quality in Lefkada. Similar to the food of the other Ionian Islands, the food in Lefkada is fine and made of high-quality products.
Very famous products of Lefkada are salami and sausage, which are produced locally for many decades. Popular traditional sweets are pasteli and mandolato, two local products of the Ionian islands.