How To Make A Sweet And Tasty Cranberry Moscow Mule

Enjoy a cranberry moscow mule for a slightly sweeter spin on the classic moscow mule cocktail.

cranberry moscow mule

This cranberry moscow mule can be made with just a few ingredients. It’s a little sweeter than a classic moscow mule, and I stepped it up a notch with sugared cranberries.

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Ingredients Needed For Cranberry Moscow Mule

  • 1 ounce vodka
  • 2 ounces cranberry juice cocktail – I used light
  • 1 teaspoon fresh lime juice
  • 3 ounces Ginger Beer
  • frozen cranberries – I used sugared
  • lime wedges
  • rosemary sprigs (optional)

ingredients cranberry moscow mule

This is such a simple recipe, but really looks festive when served in a classic mule mug. Simply fill the mule mug with ice.

Add the vodka, lime juice and cranberry juice. 

pouring vodka into mule mug

Top off with Ginger Beer. 

shot poured in mule mug

Garnish with a lime wedge, cranberries and a sprig of rosemary. 

close up of moscow mule

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moscow mule with cranberries and limes

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Cranberry Moscow Mule

Yield: 1 Moscow Mule
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes

Make a delicious cranberry moscow mule with just a few simple ingredients. It's a delicious and festive cocktail for the fall and holiday season.


  • 1 ounce vodka¬†
  • 2 ounces cranberry juice cocktail¬†
  • 1 teaspoon fresh lime juice
  • 3 ounces Ginger Beer
  • frozen sugared cranberries
  • lime wedges
  • rosemary sprigs (optional)


  1. Fill a copper Moscow Mule mug with ice.
  2. Add the vodka, cranberry juice, and lime juice.
  3. Top with ginger beer and mix well.
  4. Serve with frozen cranberries, lime wedges, and a sprig of rosemary.

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