Washington DC’s official cocktail, substitute bourbon for the gin to make a Joe Rickey. You never need to shake a rickey, just pour everything into the glass. Celebrate with variations all over the city throughout July.
Pour 1½ oz. gin and ½ oz. fresh lime juice over ice in a chilled glass.
Add club soda to fill the glass.
Gently rub a lime wedge along the rim of the glass, squeeze, and drop into the glass.