The highball whiskey ginger.
Besides domestic beers – expect customers to order something called a highball.
What is a highball you ask?
A Highball is a name for a family of mixed alcoholic drinks that are composed of an alcoholic base spirit and a larger proportion of a non-alcoholic mixer. Well-known examples of highballs include the gin and tonic, Seven and Seven, Scotch and soda and Cuba Libre.
A highball is typically served over ice in a large straight-sided highball glass or Collins glass. Watch the video of Highball being created below.
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