Highball: The Candice

The CandiceEqual parts sweet, tart and floral, this summery highball is a keeper.

1½ oz. gin
½ oz. elderflower liqueur
½ oz. fresh grapefruit juice
¼ oz. fresh lime juice
¼ oz. simple syrup (1:1)
Club soda, to top
Tools: shaker, strainer
Glass: Collins
Garnish: grapefruit wheel

Combine the first 5 ingredients in a shaker tin with ice. Shake until chilled. Fill a Collins glass with fresh ice and strain contents of mixing tin into the glass. Top with club soda. Garnish.

Josh Pope, Icenhauer’s, Austin, Texas

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