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Apple Cranberry Moscow Mule

Image: Tim Nusog

It’s no surprise that the Moscow Mule is one of the most popular cocktails of the last 20 years. It is easy to make and easy to drink and comes in its own cool mug. This fun fall recipe pairs cran-apple and lime juice with vodka and ginger beer. Add plenty of fresh fruits as a garnish, and you have a Moscow Mule that can take you right into the new year.


  • 2 oz Vodka
  • 1 oz Cran-Apple juice
  • 1/4 oz Fresh lime juice
  • Ginger beer, to top
  • Garnish: Cranberries
  • Garnish: Apple slices


  1. Pour the first 3 ingredients into a mule mug and add ice.

  2. Top with ginger beer.

  3. Garnish with fresh cranberries and apple slices.