As I am gradually trading out my Thanksgiving decorations for Christmas ones I am not quite ready for a warm peppermint spiked hot chocolate yet but I am itching for something with a little Christmas color in the mix. This pomegranate Mule with its gorgeous hues of red and green does just the trick. And honestly sometimes a girl just needs a classic cocktail with an unexpected twist.
This might be my new favorite go to Christmas Drink.. or just my new go to drink… I know I say that every week, but I am serious this time! I just adore the festive kick that the pomegranate gives this mule without the excess calories that most heavy Christmas cocktails bring with their warm chocolate goodness … let’ s win this battle against winter fluff together one lighter cocktail at a time.
Pomegranate Moscow Mule
3 ounces pomegranate juice
2 ounces (about 2 shots) Vodka
Juice from ½ a lime
12 ounces Ginger Beer
Pomegranate arils for garnish
Lime wedges for garnish
Combine all vodka, juices, and ginger beer and pour over ice into a Copper Mug. Garnish with
Pomegranate arils and lime wedges.
What do you think? What is your favorite twist on a