How to Make the Best Ever Moscow Mule Recipe with vodka, lime juice, ginger beer and a few extra ingredients that really take this classic cocktail to the next level!
Servings: 1 drink
- crushed ice
- 2 ounces vodka
- 1/2 ounce fresh lime juice
- 4 ounces ginger beer
- 4 slices fresh ginger optional
- 1 lime wedge
- 1 sprig fresh mint
Fill a cocktail shaker with crushed ice and add the vodka and lime juice as well as two of the ginger slices (if desired). Shake well and strain into a copper mug. If you don't have a copper mug, you can use a highball glass. Add the ice from the shaker to the mug.
Pour in the ginger beer, add a straw, lime wedge and remaining ginger slices as garnish. Slap the sprig of mint between your hands and place in the drink next to the straw.
- For a virgin version, omit the vodka and mix directly in the mug.
Calories: 173kcal | Carbohydrates: 11g | Sodium: 8mg | Sugar: 10g | Vitamin C: 4.3mg | Iron: 0.2mg