This is a simple variation of that classic and very popular Moscow Mule cocktail that uses some of the fantastic oranges that are in season right now to add a sunny brightness to this orange Moscow Mule.
We started out by squeezing the juice of a whole orange into a mixing glass. Pour the orange juice thru a fine mesh strainer to remove the majority of the pulp to make the drink a bit more smooth. We loved the addiction of the tangy orange juice to make the Orange Moscow Mule, but didn’t want the pulpiness.
This post contains affiliate links for products that we think you as readers might find useful, and we make commission off of these! For more details about our affiliates, click our Disclosure and Contacts Page.
Fresh Squeezed Moscow Mule
Pour the strained juice, vodka, and lime juice into a copper mug filled with crushed ice. Top with ginger beer and let the bubbles do the mixing. Garnish with candied ginger and an orange wedge.
Like this recipe? Try these below, too!
Other Mule Cocktail Recipes
Citrus Moscow Mule – Gastrosenses
Cranberry Orange Moscow Mule – What the Fork
Clementine Moscow Mule – Umami Girl
Blood Orange Mule – Girl In the Little Red Kitchen
Pomegranate and Orange Mule – Alaska From Scratch
Other Orange Juice Cocktails
Apricot Blood Orange Vodka – The Charming Detroiter
Blood Orange Bourbon Smash – The Gingered Whisk
Blood Orange Pisco Cocktail – Beyond Mere Sustenance
Orange Spiked Boozy Hot Chocolate – Salt and Lavender
Ginger Star Anise Orange Gin & Tonic – Sprinkles and Sprouts
- 2 oz vodka
- 1 oz fresh squeezed lime juice
- 2 oz fresh squeezed orange juice
- 4 oz ginger beer
Combine all ingredients over ice in a copper mug.
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 204 Total Fat: 0.2g Saturated Fat: 0g Trans Fat: 0g Unsaturated Fat: 0g Cholesterol: 0mg Sodium: 15mg Carbohydrates: 18.4g Fiber: 0.3g Sugar: 15.1g Protein: 0.5g
Interested in stocking your own home bar? Make sure to see our favorites at our Amazon Store!
If you liked this recipe, don’t forget to subscribe for new (and of course free) recipes by entering your email address on the side bar (and get all the recipes delivered to your inbox when we post), so you don’t miss out on a thing. You can find us on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and Twitter!
Follow my blog with Bloglovin