Moscow Mule, the Vodka-Based Cocktail
The classic version of Moscow Mule consists of vodka and ginger beer, served in a copper mug. Nowadays, there are tons of variations to the cocktail, so it increases the choices of ingredients. This cocktail is usually served in a copper mug to give a traditional look. Plus, some believe that the taste and flavor of the drink enhance in a copper mug and gives a cooling sensation. The material of these mugs helps keep the temperature, aroma, and flavor of the drink almost invariable.
Traditional Mule Receipt
- 2 ounces of vodka
- 4 ounces of ginger-lime syrup
- 2 wedges of lime
Here is how you prepare this delightfully fizzy drink:
In a shaker, put in ice and then add the liqueur, ginger-lime syrup and firmly press in lime wedges. Shake for 10 seconds. Then, pour the content on ice cubes in a copper mug, preferably. Top it with soda, and decorate it with a mint sprig and a cucumber stick.
You can enjoy the Moscow Mule all year ’round. However, because of the warm ginger flavor, it works well in fall and winter.
Want to Drink a Perfect Mule in Colorado?
At Gaslamp, we offer a variety of Mule drinks, all made with fresh lime juice and ginger beer.
The Moscow – Svedka Vodka
The Mexican – Mi Campo Blanco Tequila
The Kentucky – Benchmark Bourbon
The British – Tanqueray Gin
The Irish – Jameson Irish Whisky
You can enjoy these Mule cocktails and more in our unique atmosphere. Our establishment, located in the heart of Denver, offers a place for you and your friends to enjoy a night of celebration. No matter the season of the year.
Don’t Miss Happy Hour Mules for Only $7.50!