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Cognac Highball Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Cognac Highball, a cocktail that promises to tantalize your taste buds and elevate your mixology experience. Whether you’re a cocktail enthusiast or a curious beginner who likes Cognac, Carbonated Water, or Lemon Peel, this drink might impress.

Table of contents:

  1. Description
  2. Ingredients
  3. Instructions
  4. Nutrition
  5. Shopping list
  6. Related Cocktails
  7. FAQ
  8. Conclusion

Cognac Highball Cocktail Description

The Cognac Highball falls under the Ordinary Drink and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Highball glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

Experience the craftsmanship behind the Cognac Highball, a symphony of 3 ingredients such as Cognac, Carbonated water, Lemon peel. It’s a blend that transcends the ordinary, taking you on a journey of sensory delight. Explore related masterpieces like Gluehwein, Delmonico #2, Billy Taylor to continue this journey.

Cognac Highball Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the Cognac Highball, you will need the following:

US Metric
  • 2 oz Cognac
  • Carbonated water
  • 1 twist of Lemon peel
  • 59 ml Cognac
  • Carbonated water
  • 1 twist of Lemon peel

Each component in this cocktail plays a vital role in creating the unique flavor profile of this drink.

How to Make a Cognac Highball Cocktail

Preparation time: 3
Total time: 8

Creating the Cognac Highball cocktail is an art in itself. Follow these steps for the perfect outcome:

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by gently stirring the following ingredients: 2 oz Cognac, Carbonated water, 1 twist of Lemon peel. Once blended to perfection, pour into the highball glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Cognac Highball Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
300.0 0.0 75.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Cognac Highball are only approximate values, as for each raw material, the manufacturers use different ingredients to make their products. A general value has been used based on the ingredients (which may be substituted) to calculate the nutrition results in this recipe. The values shown are per serving.

Shopping List for the Cognac Highball Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Cognac, Carbonated Water, and Lemon Peel.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Cognac Highball.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Cognac Highball cocktail are also found in many other drinks. This list shows how many times each ingredient is used in the recipes and what proportion of each ingredient is used in the cocktail descriptions on our Cocktails recipe & Drinks site.

Used Ingredient Applied % of Total Cocktails
Cognac 187 times 1.14%
Carbonated Water 73 times 0.45%
Lemon Peel 135 times 0.83%

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Cognac Highball FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Cognac Highball Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Cognac Highball.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Cognac Highball?
  • A: The ingredients include Cognac, Carbonated Water, and Lemon Peel, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Cognac Highball cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Highball glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 940 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 5.75% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Cognac Highball cocktail is more than just a drink; it’s a sensory journey. From its intricate blend of flavors to its elegant presentation, this cocktail is a testament to the art of mixology. Whether you’re hosting a party or enjoying a quiet evening, the Cognac Highball is the perfect addition to any occasion.