Apple Blossom Moscow Mule

Apple Blossom Moscow Mule 


3 ounces apple vodka
1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
2 ounces sweetened apple juice (see below)
4 ounces ginger beer
apple slice and lemon slice for garnish
Sprig of mint for garnish

Sweetened Apple Juice:
6 ounces apple juice
2 tablespoons granulated sugar


Heat apple juice and sugar in  a small pan on medium heat until sugar dissolves, stirring frequently. Remove from heat and chill prior to making drink. 

Fill a copper mug with ice. Pour in vodka, sweetened apple juice, lemon juice, and ginger beer. Stir. Garnish with apple, lime, and mint. 

Makes one serving.

Recipe Notes
  1. The batch of sweetened apple juice yields enough for 3 drinks. Keep excess refrigerated for later use. Increase or decrease amount using a  3:1 ratio of apple juice to sugar.