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Brush up on your bartending skills and mix up some delicious cocktail recipes from the LCBO at STC! We’ve hand-picked our favourite recipes, but they also feature a number of other recipes on their website. You can also browse a selection of equally delicious mocktail recipes and wines perfect for pairing with meals.

For more information on the Scarborough Town Centre LCBO, click here.

Margarita (makes 1 cocktail)


  • 2 lime wedges, for garnish
  • Kosher salt
  • 1 ½ oz blanco tequila
  • 1 oz orange liqueur, preferably Cointreau
  • 1 oz fresh lime juice
  • ½ oz simple syrup or agave syrup (optional)


  1. Rub a lime wedge around rim of a chilled margarita glass and rim outside edge with salt. Fill glass with ice. Pour tequila, orange liqueur, lime juice and syrup into ice-filled cocktail shaker. Shake vigorously then strain into prepared glass. Garnish with a lime wedge.

For the full recipe, click here.


Mojito (makes 1 cocktail)


  • 4 lime wedges (or 1 oz fresh lime juice)
  • 1 tbsp superfine sugar
  • 6-8 fresh mint leaves
  • 2 oz light rum
  • 3-4 oz chilled club soda
  • Mint sprig


  1. In the bottom of a highball glass, muddle together the lime wedges/juice, sugar, and mint until the sugar is dissolved. Add rum, fill glass with ice, and top with soda. Garnish with a mint sprig.

For the full recipe, click here.


For more recipes, click here.

If you’re looking for a great sipper to pair with tonight’s dinner, the LCBO has selected the ultimate wine to pair with spring dishes, to learn more click here.

With the Spirit of Sustainability in mind the LBCO has crafted three sustainable cocktail recipes, with our favourite being the Pompelmo Spritz. For full recipes, click here.

Shopping tips as recommended by the LCBO during this time:

  • Don’t shop if you are ill or should be self-isolating
  • Plan your trip by making a list
  • If you can, shop alone
  • Practice physical distancing and adhere to traffic flow markers throughout the store
  • Whenever possible, pay with debit or credit
  • Pack your own reusable bag

Stay up-to-date with LCBO policies during this time by visiting this link.

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