ward eight


Definition of ward eight

: a mixed drink consisting of whiskey, lemon juice, and grenadine often served with crushed ice and a little soda water in a tall glass and garnished with a maraschino cherry and slice of orange

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History and Etymology for ward eight

probably from Ward Eight, municipal division of Boston, Massachusetts, where it originated

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“Ward eight.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ward%20eight. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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