This is of the perfect time of year to find fresh strawberries. And if you’re a fan of bourbon, this Moscow mule recipe is one you will want to give a try! We’ve taken the classic Moscow Mule and gave it a little twist with simple syrup and fresh strawberries to create a Strawberry Bourbon Moscow Mule. 

Strawberry Moscow Mule- This is of the perfect time of year to find fresh strawberries. And if you’re a fan of bourbon, this Moscow mule recipe is one you will want to give a try! We’ve taken the classic Moscow Mule and gave it a little twist with simple syrup and fresh strawberries to create a Strawberry Bourbon Moscow Mule.

Strawberry Bourbon Moscow Mule

The Moscow Mule is still a classic cocktail, and don’t let anyone tell you different. True, trends will come and go, but don’t allow fads to dictate what you are sipping from your cup.  But if and when you do tire of your favorite go-to cocktail you can always try variations on the theme. For instance, we have taken the classic Moscow Mule and “tweaked it” and “freaked it” a little bit. So, if you are already a fan of the Moscow Mule, and you love bourbon and strawberries, then there’s a pretty good chance you will love our deliciously refreshing Strawberry Bourbon Moscow Mule. It has all the elements which make for a great cocktail. So, next time you are entertaining your guests this version of the classic Moscow Mule and watch their eyes light up with joy.

Moscow Mule Ideas

Add a good bourbon and strawberry simple syrup to your home bar, it’s a good look.

The Best Bourbon Moscow Mule

An ounce and half of the good bourbon makes this updated version of the Moscow Mule makes this cocktail into something

wonderful.

Strawberry Simple Syrup

The strawberry simple syrup in this cocktail adds a sweet summertime taste to this classic cocktail.

The Best Strawberry & Mint Cocktail

Making a good cocktail always starts with fresh ingredients!

Making The Moscow Mule

So, what are you waiting for? Once you have tried this updated version of the Moscow Mule you may never go back to the original. Do you have any other favorite classic cocktails? If so, do you tweak them and make them more reflective of your own specific tastes? I would love to hear about it, drop me a line. Cheers!

Strawberry Bourbon Moscow Mule

Ingredients:

  • 1 1/2 ounces good bourbon
  • 1-ounce strawberry syrup
  • 4 fresh mint leaves
  • 1 fresh large strawberry
  • 3 1/2 ounces ginger beer
  • ice
  • sliced strawberries and a fresh sprig of mint leaves
  • copper mug

Directions:

  1. Add mint leaves, and a single washed strawberry into a cocktail shaker.
  2. Use a muddler to break apart the mint leaves and strawberry.
  3. Add the bourbon and strawberry syrup.
  4. Add a cup of crushed ice.
  5. Secure the lid on the cocktail shaker and shake vigorously for 30 seconds.
  6. Strain through a cocktail mesh sieve into a copper mug filled with ice.
  7. Top off with ginger beer, and garnish with fresh strawberries and a sprig of fresh mint.
  8. Serve.

Drink responsibly and never drink and drive.

The Best Moscow Mule