Watermelon Moscow Mule

Watermelon Moscow Mule

Taste summertime with this watermelon moscow mule. Filled with vodka, ginger beer, and watermelon puree, this is summer in a glass.
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1 drink


  • 1 cup cubed watermelon divided
  • 2 oz vodka
  • 1 oz ginger beer
  • 1 oz simple syrup
  • 1/2 oz lime juice
  • mint for garnish


  • In small blender or food processor, puree 3/4 cup watermelon. Put remaining 1/2 cup of watermelon on freezer and freeze until frozen, at least one hour.
  • Combine vodka, simple syrup, lime juice, and watermelon puree in cocktail shaker with ice. Shake vigorously for 30 seconds.
  • Place frozen watermelon cubes in mug and top with vodka mixture. Top with ginger beer and mint.


You can make your own simple syrup by heating together 1 cup of sugar and 1 cup of water until the sugar is dissolved. Take off heat and cool completely.

Perfect Pairing

Serve these mules with a bit of chicken wings as a fun party app.
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