In case you missed it, my coworker-in-crime Chris Werner recently talked to Jamie Boudreau about making ginger beer. Check out Boudreau’s recipe and advice on how to avoid unwanted ginger-brew explosions, then make the Cablegram: a simple mixtures of whiskey, lemon juice, simple syrup, and ginger beer.
Recipe courtesy Jamie Boudreau
2oz rye or bourbon
¾oz lemon juice
¼oz simple syrup
Shake and strain first two ingredients into an iced Collins glass, top with ginger beer.