Strawberry Lime Moscow Mule

Try this Strawberry Lime Moscow Mule for a twist on the traditional Moscow Mule cocktail. Fresh strawberries, lime juice, vodka and ginger beer combine together in this delicious and refreshing icy cocktail. | platingsandpairings.com
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Try this Strawberry Lime Moscow Mule for a twist on the traditional Moscow Mule cocktail. Fresh strawberries, lime juice, vodka and ginger beer combine together in this delicious and refreshing icy cocktail.

I teamed up with Bundaberg Brewed Drinks to bring you this post. As always, all opinions are my own. 

Try this Strawberry Lime Moscow Mule for a twist on the traditional Moscow Mule cocktail. Fresh strawberries, lime juice, vodka and ginger beer combine together in this delicious and refreshing icy cocktail. | platingsandpairings.comWho doesn’t love a Moscow Mule? They are seriously the most refreshing cocktail – Perfect for warm summer evenings on the patio. And, I’ve got to be honest, the cute copper mugs that they’re served in pretty much just win my heart. But there’s a bonus too – Did you know that copper actually helps to keep your beverage cold? Meaning that that icy cold Moscow Mule stays just that much more refreshing as you sip on it. I mean, no one wants a warm cocktail in the summertime…

Today I’m putting a twist on the traditional Moscow Mule by throwing some strawberries into the mix. Strawberries and lime just seem to be a match made in heaven – Together, they’ve got that sweet and sour thing going on that seems to be one of nature’s perfect flavor combinations. A quick muddle together in that copper mug helps to get those flavors going and then I pile in the ice, pour in the vodka and top the whole thing off with ginger beer.

Try this Strawberry Lime Moscow Mule for a twist on the traditional Moscow Mule cocktail. Fresh strawberries, lime juice, vodka and ginger beer combine together in this delicious and refreshing icy cocktail. | platingsandpairings.com

I’m using Bundaberg Ginger Beer in this yummy cocktail recipe. Its great ginger flavor comes from their careful crafting process that can’t be replicated by any other brands on the market. It’s an Australian family recipe that’s been passed down from generation from generation and has that high quality, exceptional taste that compliments this cocktail perfectly. I also threw in a couple sprigs of fresh thyme from my garden at the end. Just recently my thyme plant sprouted these pretty purple flowers and I thought that it was a perfect compliment to this yummy cocktail!

Try this Strawberry Lime Moscow Mule for a twist on the traditional Moscow Mule cocktail. Fresh strawberries, lime juice, vodka and ginger beer combine together in this delicious and refreshing icy cocktail. | platingsandpairings.com

Do you have a favorite summer cocktail recipe that you love? I’d love to hear about it in the comments below!

Try this Strawberry Lime Moscow Mule for a twist on the traditional Moscow Mule cocktail. Fresh strawberries, lime juice, vodka and ginger beer combine together in this delicious and refreshing icy cocktail. | platingsandpairings.com

Strawberry Lime Moscow Mule

Course: Cocktail
Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes
Servings: 1 Cocktail
Calories: 300 kcal
Author: Erin

Try this Strawberry Lime Moscow Mule for a twist on the traditional Moscow Mule cocktail. Fresh strawberries, lime juice, vodka and ginger beer combine together in this delicious and refreshing icy cocktail.

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Ingredients

  • 1 half lime juiced
  • 5 strawberries
  • 2 ounces vodka
  • 4-6 ounces Bundaberg Ginger Beer
  • Fresh thyme sprigs optional

Instructions

  1. Muddle strawberries and lime juice together in a copper mug. Add vodka and ice to fill and top off with ginger beer. Enjoy!

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Try this Strawberry Lime Moscow Mule for a twist on the traditional Moscow Mule cocktail. Fresh strawberries, lime juice, vodka and ginger beer combine together in this delicious and refreshing icy cocktail. | platingsandpairings.com

Try this Strawberry Lime Moscow Mule for a twist on the traditional Moscow Mule cocktail. Fresh strawberries, lime juice, vodka and ginger beer combine together in this delicious and refreshing icy cocktail. | platingsandpairings.comThis is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Bundaberg Brewed Drinks.

17 comments

  1. Pech

    What a pretty twist on the traditional mule!

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    1. Nan

      I had this at the hotel colonnade In Coral Gables Florida and it was delicious!

      Reply

  2. Erin

    This is a great idea to throw in some strawberries into a mule! I am not a big cocktail drinker, except honestly Moscow Mules. They are so refreshing and I love the kick from the ginger. As I cannot wait for strawberry season, this would be a good drink for some future patio parties (assuming I don’t eat all the berries before putting them in the cups!).

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    1. Erin

      These would be PERFECT for patio parties! I can’t wait to soak up more sunshine and more Strawberry Moscow Mules!

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  3. michele

    Beautiful and so delicious! I love the idea of adding strawberries…going to pick up some ingredients and make these later this week.

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    1. Erin

      Yay! I hope you love them Michele. With this short work week, Friday is just a stone’s throw away now!

      Reply

  4. Megan Joy

    I don’t think I’ve ever actually had a Moscow Mule but this looks delicious! And you’re totally right, those mugs are so cute 🙂

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    1. Erin

      Megan – You definitely need to try one soon! I really got hooked last summer after I invested in the copper mugs and realized that it’s one of the easiest cocktails to make!

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  5. Create/Enjoy

    Sounds like a great flavor combination! I can’t wait till it’s strawberry picking season at the u-pick farms, almost time!

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  6. Catherine @ Ten Thousand Hour Mama

    I love Moscow mules and order them often (yes, partly because of the copper mug—you gotta love a cocktail with its own signature glass!). I’ve never tried one like this, though, and am looking forward to trying it out this summer!

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    1. Erin

      I hope you enjoy Catherine – Cheers!

      Reply

  7. Marlynn | UrbanBlissLife

    I love Moscow Mules and strawberry lime ones sound amazing!!

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  8. Jessica Randhawa

    This is such a beautiful drink! And sounds so delicious!

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    1. Erin

      Thanks Jessica – It’s one of my favorite summer cocktails!

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  9. Cristina

    I’m going to try this but with fresh peaches I’m swimming in!

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    1. Erin

      Thant sounds amazing Cristina!!! Love that idea.

      Reply

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