Blueberry Moscow Mule is the perfect summer cocktail!
Moscow mule is popularly served in a copper mug, which takes on the cool temperature of the liquid.
This cocktail with fresh blueberries, a touch of ginger beer, and a kick of vodka is super refreshing on these hot days!
What is Blueberry Moscow Mule?
The sweetness of fresh blueberries and spicy ginger beer, fresh mint, and freshly squeezed lemon juice combine to create an effervescent and beautifully balanced cocktail!
This recipe is super easy to make, it is a variation of the original recipe for the traditional Moscow Mule, and we only need these ingredients: Vodka, Fresh Blueberries, Fresh Mint, freshly squeezed Lime Juice, Agave Syrup, and Ginger Beer.
Ingredients For Blueberry Moscow Mule
- Fresh Blueberries
- Fresh Mint
- Freshly Lime Juice
- Agave Nectar
- Ginger Beer
(Scroll below to the printable recipe card for details and measurements.)
How to Make Blueberry Moscow Mule?
We don’t need to have very experienced bartending skills to prepare Moscow mules, so be encouraged to prepare them at home, be the perfect host for that party with family or friends!
This cocktail is very simple and easy to prepare!
1.-In a Cooper mug adds Vodka, fresh blueberries, mint, lime juice, and agave nectar.
2.-Muddle gently until combined
3.-Add ice, and fill it up with ginger beer
4.- garnish with a sprig of mint, and lime wedge, serve, and enjoy!
Variation of a Blueberry Moscow Mule
It is worth mentioning that this cocktail is one of my favorites and I love the number of flavors with which you can try this twist on a traditional recipe such as Watermelon Moscow Mule or something more tropical like this: Pineapple Mule recipe, or this Blood Orange Mule recipe.
Even you can make shots of this delicious blueberry Moscow mule instead of plain vodka shots!
I will mention more variations that you can create to get the cocktail of your choice!
Tequila – If you don’t like vodka because it is a distillate without much flavor, change it to tequila, which depending on its type can have more complex and aromatic flavors.
Tropical fruits – Change the flavor to passion fruit, strawberry, cucumber, grapefruit, watermelon, orange blood, or peach flavors, there are countless options of your choice!
Frozen – Prepare it frozen, putting all the ingredients in the blender except for the ginger beer, you will put this at the end.
Spicy: If the spicy flavor of ginger beer is not enough, you can still enhance the spiciness by adding a few pieces of habanero or jalapeño peppers.
Flavored Ginger Beer: Currently, mixology is a hit and that is why we can find an infinite number of different flavors of ginger beer, be creative and make your own combinations!
When to serve Blueberry Moscow Mule?
Blueberry Moscow Mule, it´s refreshing, effervescent, and spicy with a sour blueberry flavor
Here are some options to prepare it!
Try it as a:
- Happy Hour Drink
- Brunch with friends
- Working at home
- Pool Parties
- Before Dinner
- Dinner Party
What is The Best Vodka for Blueberry Moscow Mule?
Vodka guide for your best choice to create this delightful Blueberry Moscow Mule!
Absolut – It is as pure as vodka can be, having a rich, full-bodied, and complex flavor, it feels smooth and mellow.
Ketel One – Mild aromas of mint, fennel, and hints of licorice, crunchy and refreshing texture. Sweet flavors with citric and smoky notes and subtle hints of white pepper. Memorable silky and vibrant finish.
Belvedere has a soft aroma of vanilla and rye and a creamy taste with a velvety and round finish. Its softness allows it to be served alone, with ice.
Grey Goose – It’s softness and special character characterize it. On the nose, it is clear, fresh, and with an elegant floral aroma accentuated by a subtle note of citrus.
Tito`s – Slightly sweet with a creamy mouthfeel and cracked black pepper spice. Clean minerality with grain character evident and a faint hint of tinned sweet corn.
Cîroc Is made with fine French grapes and a distinctive flavor of the fifth distillation with an exceptionally fresh, smooth, and fruity taste.
In the end, if you have your favorite brand of vodka, it’s your choice!
Why is a drink called a mule?
The name of a Moscow mule comes from the combination of vodka and ginger beer. Since vodka is often associated with Russian culture. The mule comes from the kick of flavor from the ginger beer.
Put the glasses in the freezer so that the cocktail stays colder.
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- 1 ½ oz Vodka
- 6-8 Fresh blueberries
- ½ oz Fresh squeezed lime juice
- 1 teaspoon agave nectar
- 4 or 6 leaves of fresh mint
- Finish by pouring ginger beer on top.
- In a Cooper mug adds Vodka, fresh blueberries, mint, lime juice, and agave nectar.
- Muddle gently until combined
- Add ice, and fill it up with ginger beer
- garnish with a sprig of mint, and lime wedge, serve, and enjoy!
- Put the glasses in the freezer so that the cocktail stays colder.
Amount Per Serving Calories 311Total Fat 0gSaturated Fat 0gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 0gCholesterol 0mgSodium 27mgCarbohydrates 55gFiber 0gSugar 53gProtein 0g
Nutrition information isn´t always accurate!