A twist on the Gin and Tonic, the Vodka Tonic is a no-brainer for those looking for a highly drinkable, juniper-free concoction. Though it’s hard to say when this two-ingredient sipper first became popular, the drink is now just as ubiquitous as its herbaceous cousin. We recommend using a quality vodka and a craft tonic like Fever-Tree or Fentimans to get the most out of this simple drink.
- Pour the vodka into a highball glass. Add ice, top with tonic and stir.
- Garnish with a lime wedge.
A refreshing happy hour staple, the Highball cocktail is simple—all you need are two ounces of your favorite spirit and some soda water to get it right. We like ours with whiskey, but feel free to try it with gin, tequila or anything else that tickles your fancy. If you feel like getting a little crazy, try infusing your choice of spirit bef...