Peculiar to the City of York


On offer and measuring just under 3 cm is a miniature glass bottle of our unique ‘Yorky Grit’.

From the shelves of the Death in a Chocolate Box virtual emporium and designed by the Lady Brigante – this is an exclusive hand-made miniature from the City of York.



With locally sourced Yorkshire grit, and dressed in our exclusive recycled label – this little bottle will add a peculiar and perfect finishing touch to your cabinet of curiosities.

And for those in search of a quirky and unusual souvenir from this ancient city of warring armies, restless ghosts, religious persecution, delicious chocolate, and infamous outlaws – our ‘Yorky Grit’ is a quintessential memento!


Whatever your plans for this miniature – this unique bottle of ‘Yorky Grit’ will find its way to you nestled in a bed of shredded tissue paper and lovingly packaged inside an attractive natural kraft paper pillow pouch and beautifully finished with ribbon.


Inside, you will discover a miniature token of provenance with our unique stamp of approval along with a peculiar ‘Yorky Grit’ keepsake card.

And we can include one of our delightful gift cards for you too!


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This is a collectable miniature and as such is NOT intended as a toy OR suitable for children.

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