Pomegranate Moscow Mule

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Creating this delightful winter treat is a breeze – just 5 simple ingredients turn into the perfect festive cocktail for your holiday gathering.

To whip up these tasty Pomegranate Moscow Mules, all you need is pomegranate juice, vodka, lime juice, and orange juice (go for freshly squeezed for the best flavor). Top it off with ginger beer for that extra kick.

What’s great about this drink is that it’s not overly sweet, but if you have a sweet tooth, a splash of simple syrup can do the trick. And guess what? You can also switch things up by using cranberry juice.

Picture this: gorgeous Pomegranate Moscow Mules, a winter wonder in a glass, ready in just a few minutes. Mix pomegranate and orange juice, vodka, lime juice, and ginger beer for the perfect Christmas or holiday party beverage!

Pomegranate Moscow Mule

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Course Drinks
Servings 2


  • 6 oz unsweetened pomegranate juice
  • 4 oz vodka
  • 1 ½ oz orange juice
  • 1 ½ oz lime juice
  • 6 oz ginger beer


  • Fill a cocktail shaker halfway with ice. Add pomegranate juice, orange juice, vodka, and lime juice. Shake vigorously for 10-15 seconds.
  • Pour the mix into a copper mug (or cocktail glass) over ice. Top it off with ginger beer.
  • Optional: Garnish with pomegranate seeds and mint or rosemary. Enjoy!


  • Make ahead for a party: Mix the base cocktail (excluding ginger beer) in advance and store in a pitcher. When it’s time to serve, stir well, pour into glasses, and top off with ginger beer.
  • Garnishes: Fresh pomegranate arils and herb sprigs (like rosemary, mint, thyme, or sage) add a delightful touch.
  • Make it a mocktail: Yes! Replace vodka with extra pomegranate juice and ginger beer. Alternatively, try nonalcoholic spirits for a unique twist.
**Pomegranate Juice Tip:**
Look for pomegranate juice at natural grocery stores (like Whole Foods). Opt for 100% pomegranate juice without additives. If it’s too tart, sweeten it with simple syrup or add more orange juice according to your taste. Cheers!

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