Cozy up with Spirit of York™ heritage-inspired cocktails at the Toronto Christmas Market

Spirit of York

Spirit of YorkThis year, the annual Toronto Christmas Market welcomes Spirit of York™ Distillery Co. to its world-class festival roster. For its first holiday season in production, Spirit of York is offering a selection of three custom-crafted cocktails, each inspired by a notable theme from Canada’s rich history. Ciders, syrups and teas have been thoughtfully paired with each of the premium Spirit of York liquors to create a warm blend of flavours with notes of nostalgia. Using only the finest locally-sourced ingredients and embodying all things Canadian, each heritage-inspired Christmas cocktail is sure to keep holiday spirits high and market-goers warm.

Where: Spirit of York Distillery Co. (12 Trinity Street), located in The Distillery District

When: Thursday, November 16 – Saturday December 23, 2017
Tuesday – Thursday, 12 – 9 p.m.
Friday, 12 – 10 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Sunday, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

The Cocktails

The Queens Ranger
Named after The Queen’s Rangers and conscripted German settlers who hacked out the wagon path of Yonge Street
Includes earl grey tea, orange syrup and Spirit of York Gin

East of the Delta
Named after a popular canoe route used by French settlers in the 1700s, now known as the Humber River
Includes cinnamon and clove apple cider and Spirit of York Whisky

Coureurs des bois
Named after the itinerant, unlicensed fur traders of new France known as “wood runners” to the English on the Hudson Bay
Includes hot chocolate, lavender syrup and Spirit of York Vodka

Spirit of York will also be selling their holiday gift sets during market hours including custom tasting boxes, cocktail kits and curated bitter sets.

Spirit of York holiday gift set

For more information on Spirit of York, visit