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magenta whiskey cocktail in highball glass with orange garnish

Highball Afternoon Spritz

Picture of Heather Wibbels, Cocktail Contessa, pouring a cocktailHeather Wibbels
Jump into summer weather with a quick, build-in-a-glass highball perfect for a summer on the porch. Campari, amaro, ginger all and whiskey all get along famously in this combination of a spritz and and a highball.
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Course Drinks
Cuisine Bourbon Cocktail
Servings 1


  • 1.5 oz Old Forester or New Riff bourbon (add an extra 1/2 oz if it's missing that whiskey zing or use a higher proof whiskey)
  • ½ oz Campari
  • 2 barspoons Cardamaro
  • 4-6 oz Fever Tree Spiced Orange Ginger Ale
  • Garnish: orange peel or wheel


  • In a highball glass, add ice, pour in the Campari, Cardamaro, bourbon and give it a quick stir. Top with the ginger ale and garnish with an orange peel or orange wheel. Give it one more quick stir and you’re ready to sip.
Keyword campari, ginger ale, highball, quarantine cocktail, spritz, whiskey highball
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