Party Trick: Ume Highball
- 0.50 oz Whisky
- 5 oz Lunar Plum Hard Seltzer
- 0.5 tsp Ginger juice (from crushed or grated fresh ginger)
- Ginger (to garnish) peeled or thinly sliced
- Prepare ginger juice by grating a portion of fresh ginger and squeezing/straining out the juice.
- Fill a tall highball glass with ice.
- Combine the whisky and ginger juice in a small glass or cocktail shaker and pour down the side of the glass.
- Top with Lunar Plum Hard Seltzer—once again pouring down the side of the glass.
- Stir gently and garnish with a ribbon of thinly sliced ginger. Serve immediately.
- Question where this amazing drink has been all your life.
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