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Canada Dry
Owner Dr Pepper Snapple Group
Country Canada
Introduced 1904; 118 years ago (1904)
Markets Canada, United States, Mexico, Chile, Colombia, Europe, Japan, the Middle East, Africa
Previous owners Cadbury
Canada Dry Ginger Ale Inc.
John J. McLaughlin family

Canada Dry is a brand name belonging to a company that produces beverages. Canada Dry makes ginger ale, club soda, and tonic water. Ginger ale is flavored with ginger root. Club soda is a clear drink that is sometimes used to help remove stains from clothing. Tonic water is frequently used to make an alcoholic beverage known as gin and tonic.


  • Canada Dry Ginger Ale
  • Diet Canada Dry Ginger Ale
  • Canada Dry Club Soda
  • Canada Dry Sparkling Seltzer Water (unflavored and mineral free)
  • Canada Dry Tonic Water
  • Canada Dry Bitter Lemon
  • Canada Dry Diet Tonic Water
  • Canada Dry Lemon Soda
  • Canada Dry Blueberry Ginger Ale
  • Canada Dry Lime Ricky (retired)
  • Canada Dry Tahitian Treat (now just Tahitian Treat)
  • Canada Dry Hi-Spot, Apple, Tutti (cherry and fruit punch), and Orange
  • Canada Dry Hi-Spot Lithiated Lemon
  • Canada Dry Golden Cockerel Ginger Beer
  • Canada Dry Sparkling Green Tea Ginger Ale
  • Sussex Golden Ginger Ale
  • Cranberry Canada Dry Ginger Ale
  • Diet Cranberry Canada Dry Ginger Ale
  • Canada Dry Blackberry Ginger Ale
  • Canada Dry White Tea Ginger Ale with Raspberry
  • Lemon Ginger Ale (retired)
  • Canada Dry Flavored Sparkling Seltzer Water (Mandarin Orange, Lemon Lime, Cranberry Lime, Raspberry, Pomegranate Cherry, Peach Mango and Triple Berry) available in low sodium and sodium free varieties
  • Cactus Cooler
  • Purple Passion
  • Canada Dry Lemon-Lime Soda
  • Canada Dry Vanilla Cream Soda
  • Canada Dry Cocoa Cream Soda
  • Canada Dry Black Cherry Soda
  • Canada Dry Wild Cherry Soda
  • Canada Dry Spur Cola
  • Canada Dry Sport Cola (a caffeine-free cola introduced in 1968; discontinued in the 1970s)
  • Canada Dry Jamaica Black Cola
  • Canada Dry Rooti Root Beer
  • Canada Dry Barrelhead Root Beer
  • Canada Dry Wink
  • Canada Dry Pink Wink
  • Canada Dry Collins Mixer
  • Canada Dry Quinine Tonic Water Mixer
  • Canada Dry Hi-Grape
  • Canada Dry Concord Grape Soda
  • Canada Dry Sunripe Orange Soda
  • Canada Dry Mandrin Orange Soda
  • Canada Dry Grapefruit Soda
  • Canada Dry Ten

Brands with limited availability

Limited availability flavors are produced in Pennsauken Township, New Jersey, by Pepsi-Cola/National Brand Beverages and are distributed in southern New Jersey, Delaware, southeastern Pennsylvania, and eastern Maryland. At one time, the flavors all had uniquely designed labels; but now all use the standard Canada Dry crest logo.

Brands with limited availability in the United States include:

  • Pineapple Canada Dry
  • Peach Canada Dry
  • Black Cherry Wishniak
  • Island Lime
  • Wild Cherry
  • Blackberry Ginger Ale (produced at verious locations throughout the US however not all stores offer it)
  • Cranberry Ginger Ale (Nationwide however only sold during the Christmas season)

Locale-specific brands

  • Canada Dry "Dry" Ginger Ale (Japan)
  • Canada Dry "Wet" Ginger Ale (Japan)
Middle East
  • Canada Dry Cola (Syria)
  • Canada Dry Dana
  • Canada Dry Qabuum (Iraq)
  • Canada Dry orange soda (Iran)
  • Canada Dry Cream Soda (Middle East)
South America
  • Pink Grapefruit Canada Dry (Peru)
  • Canada Dry Limón Soda (Chile)

North America

  • Cranberry Ginger Ale (Canada-Christmas season), although also available in the USA in Christmas season
  • Blackberry Ginger Ale (Canada Spring 2016) also sold in some US stores as 20 oz bottles but not all stores that sell Canada Dry sell the blackberry kind

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