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How to Make the Whisky & Ginger Highball

Whisky Highball - Cocktail Recipe

A Whiskey highball with Ginger Ale is always a pleaser! So easy with just two ingredients: Irish Whiskey and Ginger Ale. That’s it!

You’ll need the following equipment:

For UK measurements, please use my handy Cocktail Measurements converter!

If you are in the USA, you can find a great selection of Irish Whiskey at Drizly.

If you are in the UK, you can find a great selection of Irish Whiskey at The Whisky Exchange.

Whisky Highball - Cocktail Recipe

Whiskey and Ginger

Prep Time: 2 minutes
Total Time: 2 minutes


  • 1 1/2 oz Irish Whiskey
  • 5 oz ​Ginger Ale
  • Lemon wedge


  1. Add the whiskey to a highball glass filled with ice
  2. Top up with Ginger Ale
  3. Stir
  4. Squeeze in a lemon and plot the wedge into the drink

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