What are the different types of mules to drink?
First, let’s start with the classic variations that simply swap out the vodka for a different liquor:
- Mexican Mule – a Moscow Mule made with Tequila.
- Kentucky Mule – a Moscow Mule made with Bourbon.
- Gin Buck (or Gin Gin Mule) – a Moscow Mule made with Gin.
- Dark ‘n Stormy – a Moscow mule made with Dark Rum.
What can you add to mule?
Garden Party Mule
- 2 ounces Vodka.
- ginger beer.
- edible flowers optional.
What can I use instead of ginger beer in a Moscow Mule?
What Can Be Substituted For Ginger Beer? Alternatives to ginger beer include ginger ale, which is sweeter, bubblier, and less cloudy. Those who prefer drinks that have a more intense and citrusy flavor will enjoy the best ginger beer for Moscow mules.
What alcohol goes in a mule?
VodkaMoscow mule / Main alcoholVodka is a clear distilled alcoholic beverage. Different varieties originated in Poland, Russia, and Sweden. Vodka is composed mainly of water and ethanol but sometimes with traces of impurities and flavourings. Traditionally, it is made by distilling liquid from fermented cereal grains. Wikipedia
What’s the difference between Moscow Mule and American Mule?
While the Moscow Mule calls for vodka, and was in fact one of the main reasons vodka became popular in North America, other mule drinks use rum, gin, whisky, tequila, or even brandy—ginger beer can be a great complement to any liquor!
What is a mule mixed with?
The simple cocktail combines vodka with ginger beer and lime. It’s a no-tools-required drink that is built right in the mug. Of course, while said mug is always preferred for serving, it’s not necessary and shouldn’t deter you from making a Moscow Mule.
How do you make a Mule better?
Ways to Make Over a Moscow Mule
- We wouldn’t dream of changing the cups—copper is pretty and keeps your drink cold. But we thought of a few other tweaks that could wake up a Moscow Mule.
- Bring The Blackberries. Blackberry works with ginger.
- Make Your Own Ginger Soda.
- Citrus Swap.
- Get a Little Bitter.
- Get Herbal.
What is a Mule mixed with?
What is the main difference between the Jamaican Mule and Dark & Stormy cocktails?
Jamaican Mules give the drink a slightly sweeter taste compared to that of the Moscow Mule, which is similar to that of a Dark ‘N’ Stormy—a rum and ginger beer mixed drink without lime juice. The Jamaican Mule is great when paired with fish, spicy jerk chicken, or jambalayas.
What to add to Moscow Mule to make it taste better?
Use bottled bitters for some extra botanical notes. We love Angostura, as well as the ginger-lemon bitters from Hella Bitters. Muddle Thai basil, cilantro, or mint in the base of the copper mug to give your Mule a green dimension.
What’s the difference between a Kentucky mule and a Moscow Mule?
Both cocktails contain ginger beer, poured over ice in a copper mug. Both cocktails have fresh lime and lime juice. The Moscow mule has vodka and the Kentucky mule has Kentucky bourbon whiskey. It just all boils down to what you have a hankerin’ for!
How do I upgrade my Moscow Mule?
What is a British mule?
2oz Gin. 6oz Bundaberg Ginger Beer. 0.5oz Lime juice. 2 x Small pieces of ginger.
Why does a Moscow Mule have to be in a copper cup?
Copper mugs were perfect for the beverage because Copper conducts temperature and takes on the mule’s temperature when it’s poured into the glass. This keeps the mule cold and frosty while enhancing the vodka flavor and natural properties of the drink.