Mamie Taylor Cocktail

2 oz Blended Scotch
12 oz Lime juice
4 oz Ginger beer (*4-6oz)
1 sli Lime
Instructions
In a tall glass filled with ice squeeze half a lime then add Scotch. Top with ginger beer and garnish with a lime wedge.
Notes
This recipe works best with a spicier ginger beer
History
A classic made specially for the famed opera singer Mayme Taylor (there is no real reason noted why her name spelling changed) by a barman who couldn't fill her first order of claret lemonade. Instead she sipped this gingery, smoky, citrusy pour and was sold.
2011 Kindred Cocktails
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