15 Drinks With Ginger Beer to Make at Home
Add a touch of spice to your next drink with a splash of ginger beer. Whether you're in the mood for a classic cocktail (because you can never go wrong with a Moscow Mule or a Dark 'n' Stormy) or something new and exciting (this cranberry-packed Krank's Caribbean Mule was inspired by the holiday movie Christmas with the Kranks!), you'll want to bookmark this collection of ginger beer drinks.
Moscow Mule Cocktail
No surprise here — the Moscow mule is the ultimate ginger beer cocktail. Break out your copper mug and fill 'er up with this tried-and-true recipe. Don't forget to garnish with lime!
Dark 'n' Stormy
Here's another ginger beer classic. Fun fact: The three-ingredient Dark 'n' Stormy is the (unofficial) national drink of Bermuda.
We love this crisp and refreshing twist on the Moscow mule. The best part? You can easily adapt this recipe to accommodate whatever you have in your summer garden.
The Krank's Caribbean Mule
Inspired by the Jamie Lee Curtis holiday film Christmas with the Kranks, this delightfully festive cocktail is packed with cranberry flavor. The rosemary sprig adds a touch of earthiness that we absolutely love.
Low-Carb Keto Moscow Mule
Following a keto diet? This low-carb cocktail was made for you! It's basically a traditional Moscow mule, but the regular ginger beer is replaced with its sugar-free counterpart.
Black Ginger Cocktail
"Loved this drink," user Mary Steffens Arima says of the signature cocktail of Escondite in Los Angeles. "Great color and combo of flavors — didn't change anything. Thank you!"
Carrot Ginger Mules
A delicious ginger beer cocktail that packs a nutritious punch? Sign us up! Get your daily dose of vitamin A with this vibrant carrot drink.
Ruby Rum Buck
Think a classic Dark 'n' Stormy, but with a floral twist. This gorgeous and flavorful cocktail is perfect for outdoor summer sipping.
"This is so good and would be perfect for brunch instead of (or in addition to) mimosas," according to user Jennifer Baker. "Plus, you get vitamin C! Delicious!!"
Smoky Irish Wolfhound
There's a lot going on in this Smoky Irish Wolfhound — and it sounds incredible. The tart grapefruit juice is balanced by the smoky salt, ginger beer, and Irish whiskey.
Creating your own shrub, a non-alcoholic syrup made with fruit, sugars, and vinegars, is an easy way to channel your inner mixologist. Serve this refreshing cocktail in a highball glass with a straw.
This non-alcoholic cocktail is great for kids and adults alike. Of course, if you're serving the 21+ crowd, you can totally spike this with vodka.
Dark 'n' Stormy Ginger
Here's another take on the traditional Dark 'n' Stormy. The best part? This gorgeous layered cocktail is totally Insta-worthy.
Looking for an impressive non-alcoholic cocktail to serve at your next winter get together? Your search ends here. This festive drink will get everyone in the holiday spirit.
This fruity drink actually calls for ginger ale, but you can substitute ginger beer for a spicier kick. With just four ingredients, it's super easy to whip up on a hot summer night.