I had the day off today. Well, I had a few ‘must do’s’ but mostly I had the day to enjoy my way. Translated I hit every thrift and antique store (including Goodwill and Salvation Army) in search of a…..
In search of a copper cup. This is the best example I can give you of my passion. A special friend recommended a special cocktail that she thought our followers might enjoy. The Moscow Mule Cocktail. What she didn’t tell me is that it’s classically served in a chilled copper cup. Okay, I’ve got this, I can find a copper cup.
Well folks I’m thrilled to say that stop #9 gave us….the copper cup.
And from what I’ve read here these copper cups are a bit of treasure. My sister has dubbed it my ‘Holy Grail.’ I like it!!
Now let’s get to that Moscow Mule Cocktail.
~ Moscow Mule Cocktail ~
1/2 ounce lime juice
2 ounces vodka
4-6 ounces ginger beer
garnish with lime slice & fresh mint
Serve in a chilled copper mug
Do you know of Ginger Beer? We were first introduced while vacationing in Bermuda. We fell in love with the Dark & Stormy Cocktail which blends Gosling’s Black Seal Dark Rum with Ginger Beer. Here’s the wiki on this uniquely flavored carbonated beverage.