• Ask Adam: What Makes a Highball a Highball?

    4 monthes ago - By Vine Pair

    A highball is any two-ingredient cocktail that contains a small amount of base alcohol , and a larger amount of non-alcoholic mixer. It's a drink that's typically served over ice, in a Collins or highball glass , and it can be garnished with citrus, fruit ,or even herbs.
    Many believe the original highball is the Scotch and soda, but several drinks fall into the highball category: the whiskey ginger, the rum and coke, and even the gin and tonic are all considered highballs. Additionally, while traditional recipes use a spirit as the base alcohol, it is just as common nowadays to see amari...
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