We use cookies to track your browsing behavior on our site and provide ads relevant to you. You can opt out by disabling cookies in your browser. To learn more, see our privacy policy.

How to Make a Kentucky Mule

Bourbon / American Whiskey


Who says you can’t have your copper mug and your bourbon, too? This twist on the Moscow Mule pairs American whiskey and ginger beer for a refreshing summer cocktail. Learn how to make the Kentucky Mule with top bartender Allison Widdecombe.


  • 2 oz Woodford Reserve Bourbon
  • .5 oz Fresh lime juice
  • Ginger Beer
  • Garnish: Mint sprigs
  • Glass: Moscow Mule mug or Highball

Add the bourbon and lime juice to a Moscow Mule mug or a highball glass. Fill the mug or glass with ice and top with ginger beer. Add mint sprigs for garnish.


Are you smarter than
your bartender?

Think you know the booze?
Let’s start with some basics.

From our Friends