Kalmyk drinks in Elista
Traditional Kalmyk drinks bear some similarity to those found in Mongolia, but are unique to the region. Try:
Dzhomba — milk tea with salt (the so called Kalmyk tea served and drank in a certain ceremony).
Kumys — a sour horse milk that is considered a cure for respiratory diseases like tuberculosis, asthma, etc.
Araka — a milk vodka.
Welcome to Kalmykia!