ESP8266 AT commands

Hey guys, how do I make a GET request to my server on myipaddress:8881/api/sample. really struggling on how.

i tried using

AT+CIPSTART="TCP","myipaddress",8881 AT+CIPSEND=?? GET /api/sample HTTP/1.0

https://alselectro.wordpress.com/2015/05/05/wifi-module-esp8266-1-getting-started-with-at-commands/

very good tutorial

Thanks for the reply!