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The Best Vodka(s) for the Moscow Mule

The Best Vodka(s) for the Moscow Mule

The Moscow Mule is immensely popular because it’s very easy to make and tastes delicious. The cocktail’s made with three ingredients: (vodka/ginger beer/lime juice), but vodka’s what packs the punch. So in the spirit of giving, we’ve made an outstanding list of the 10 best vodka(s) to use in a Moscow Mule.

What Proof is Vodka?

What Proof is Vodka?

If you’re wondering what vodka’s proof is, I’m sure you’ll find the overly common answer: 80 proof. Although that’s somewhat correct, it’s not entirely true. Here is the alcohol proofing system and alcohol by volume (ABV) explained.

The Grateful Dead

The Grateful Dead

The Grateful Dead is a must-try drink with a delicious mind of its own: tequila, vodka, rum, gin, orange/raspberry liqueurs, and sweet/sour mix. But be warned, on any given night…once…twice…never thrice!

Black Russian

Black Russian

The Black Russian cocktail’s sweet and simple. There’s not much to the drink, just a 2:1 ratio of vodka to coffee liqueur – draped over a bed of fresh ice. The cocktail takes me back to simpler times: childishly nestled on the couch watching classic movies with my grandfather…as he slowly sipped away…

Espresso Martini

Espresso Martini

The Espresso Martini is a delicious combination of morning and afternoon. Technically, it’s not a martini since it doesn’t contain either gin or vermouth. But it’s respectable enough to keep its name. The Espresso Martini calls for vodka, espresso, coffee liqueur, and crème de cacao.

White Russian

White Russian

You’ll only need three ingredients to make a White Russian cocktail: vodka, coffee liqueur, and heavy cream. The cocktail’s simple, sweet, and potent with ingredients that mingle perfectly in the glass.

Moscow Mule

Moscow Mule

The Moscow Mule’s one of the easiest and most refreshing cocktails you can make! It’s a deliciously simple drink that’s perfectly suited for any occasion. The Mule offers a sharp ginger taste, dash of lime, and a reliable base of vodka served in a traditional copper mug.