This Moscow Mule cocktail is the essence of summer!
Crisp and refreshing lemonade make this drink perfect for lazy afternoons or long, languid summer nights.
This lemonade Moscow mule is a delicious blend of tangy citrus flavors and ginger beer working together for a perfect sip. Making your Moscow mule with lemonade really helps to elevate the drink to new heights and we even add in a little lime juice for added flavor contrast, making this drink far more unique and way above average.
Moscow Mule Lemonade
If you love the taste of Moscow mules then I’m sure you’re going to love this drink recipe. Every sip brings back a little nostalgia to remind you of simpler times and lemonade which makes this a perfect chilled drink to enjoy all summer long. This mule cocktail is one you’ll want to share with everybody that you know and thanks to the recipe being so simple and easy to prepare you can make it just as often as you want!
How to Make Lemonade Moscow Mule Cocktail
- Place all of your ingredients inside of a cocktail shaker. Shake to combine.
- Pour over ice.
- Garnish with sliced lemons, limes, and fresh mint leaves.
As nice as tall clear glasses are Moscow mules do taste best when served chilled and in copper mugs.
You can gently bruise the mint leaves to help them release more flavor throughout the drink.
What would a copper mug do for a Moscow mule?
copper mugs are great insulators which means it helps to keep cold drinks cold and hot drinks hot so when making this lemon Moscow mule, if you want to enjoy a nice cold drink on a hot day, use the chilled copper mug. By using a cold drink in a cold cup you may even omit the need for ice!
What can I use instead of ginger beer?
If you want a good substitute, use ginger ale. You’ll still get a ginger flavor but without the strong overwhelming taste of ginger beer.
Can I make a Moscow mule with lemon in advance?
Yes, you can prepare this drink and keep it in a pitcher in the fridge for up to 2 or 3 days. Just stir again before serving again.
Check out these other great Moscow mule recipes for more flavorful drink cocktail suggestions
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- Champagne Moscow Mule with Mint
- Strawberry Key Lime Moscow Mule
- Pina Colada Moscow Mule Recipe
- 4 oz vodka
- 1 cup lemonade
- 1 cup ginger beer
- 1 lime, squeezed
- Lime slices
- Lemon slices
- Fresh mint
- Combine all the ingredients in a cocktail shaker. Pour over ice. Garnish with slices of lemon, limes and fresh mint leaves.
Amount Per Serving Calories 264Total Fat 0gSaturated Fat 0gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 0gCholesterol 0mgSodium 17mgCarbohydrates 37gFiber 2gSugar 29gProtein 1g