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Organika activated charcoal powder, Noah’s Natural Foods 2395 Yonge St., $11.39
Sprinkle some of these bad boys into your house-brewed cocktails to fade the liquid to black, improve texture and impress your pals while you’re at it. Plus the stuff ’s good for your liver, so it just cancels everything out, right? We’re clinging on to that belief.
J.P. Wiser’s double still rye Canadian whisky LCBO, $29.95
This here Canuck whisky (a.k.a. rye) has been double stilled here in Ontario. Double distillation is more common in Scotch whiskies, whereas, the Irish are known to triple distill. The result is a whisky that boasts some hefty rye bread spice and smooth, honey aromas.