Photo: Victor Protasio
Active Time
4 Mins
Total Time
4 Mins
Yield
Serves 1

Mules are traditionally served in a copper mug, a handsome vessel that keeps them delightfully frigid. Copper mugs are in: Find ones similar to these at Crate and Barrel ($20, crateandbarrel.com). Ginger beer, also used to make dark and stormy cocktails, tends to be spicier than ginger ale. 

How to Make It

In a copper mug or highball glass, combine bourbon and lime juice. Fill cup with ice. Add ginger beer; stir gently to combine. Garnish with mint sprig and lime slice.