The Best Festive Drinks in Toronto + Recipes!

Sip your way through the holidays with the city’s most decadent libations.


The Cocktail: Mulled Apple Cider Mojito by Fonda Lola

Why We Love It: Two of our favourites things all rolled into one festive drink. How could we go wrong?

Where to Get It:
Fonda Lola
942 Queen Street West
Toronto, ON

Or Make it At Home

The List:
750 ml white rum
12-18 limes
3 lemons
1 grapefruit
2 oranges
30-40 cloves
Cinnamon stick
One bunch of fresh mint
100 ml pure maple syrup
Mulled apple cider
Soda water

The Method:
To make clove & cinnamon rum:
Add 30-40 cloves and one cinnamon stick to one 750 ml bottle of white rum and let sit for at least two hours, then strain to remove the cloves and cinnamon

To make citrus and mint mix:
Squeeze 12-18 limes, 3 lemons, 1 grapefruit and 2 oranges into a blender
Add mint leaves and maple syrup, blend, then strain into a jar

In a tall glass filled with ice, add: one part citrus and mint mix, one part clove and cinnamon rum, three parts mulled apple cider, and a splash of soda. Stir and enjoy!