objective of module

Learn the essential building blocks of the highball, and how to create perfectly balanced variations on the classic cocktail.

Highballin’ Studio

Johnnie Walker Black Label is a hugely versatile base for the highball:

  • It is a careful blend of 30+ whiskies, which creates a seamless union of flavors.
  • Four distinct flavor camps are present.
  • Each flavor can be brightened by the choice of mixer used.


World Class Training Booklet Highballin’ Studio Notes


There are four main flavor camps in blended Scotch that can be enhanced by the use of cordials in a highball.

As you experiment with your own cordial recipes, find the right balance of complexity, intensity and length of flavor to create a unique serve.