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The Best Moscow Mule Recipe

This is the best recipe for the original Moscow Mule cocktail. It's so easy to make and super refreshing! 

Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Keyword cocktails, moscow mule, vodka cocktails
Prep Time 5 minutes
Servings 1
Author Sharon Garofalow


  • 2 oz. Vodka
  • 4 oz. ginger beer I love Reed's!
  • Juice of 1 lime
  • Few dashes of Orange Bitters regular is fine too
  • Few sprigs of fresh mint


  1. Fill a cup with ice.
  2. Squeeze a whole lime into the cup.
  3. Add the vodka, ginger beer and orange bitters.
  4. Give it a good stir.
  5. Slap a sprig of mint in your palm (to release some of the oils) and put it in your drink.
  6. Drink up.