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How to Make the Whisky & Ginger Highball

A Whisky highball with Ginger Ale is always a pleaser! So easy with just two ingredients: Whisky 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 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
Yield: 1

Whiskey and Ginger

Prep Time: 2 minutes
Total Time: 2 minutes


  • 1 1/2 oz Whisky
  • 5 oz ​Ginger Ale
  • Lemon wedge


  1. Add the whisky 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

Nutrition Information:



Serving Size:


Amount Per Serving: Calories: 173Total Fat: 0gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 13mgCarbohydrates: 21gFiber: 2gSugar: 16gProtein: 1g

The information shown is an estimate provided by an online nutrition calculator. It should not be considered a substitute for a professional nutritionist’s advice.

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