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ginger beer mocktail with limes and mint
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Ginger Beer Mocktail (aka Kentucky Mule Mocktail)

This ginger beer mocktail is a simple, yet incredibly flavorful drink made with non-alcoholic whiskey, ginger beer, lime juice, and a touch of mint. It's the perfect drink for sipping on a warm summer day or adding touch of sophistication to your evening.
This drink is not only fun and easy to make, but also very satisfying. The zesty ginger kick and bright limey tang will have everyone pouring another glass. Enjoy all the fun of a cocktail without any of the alcohol or negative effects.
Prep Time5 minutes
Total Time5 minutes
Course: Drink
Cuisine: American
Keyword: ginger, ginger beer, mocktail
Servings: 2 drinks
Calories: 32kcal
Author: Chandice
Cost: $3



  • Add 2 ounces of 0.0 bourbon or whiskey and 1/2 ounce fresh squeezed lime juice to Moscow Mule mugs (highball glasses also works great for this drink)
    ginger beer mocktail pour
  • Next, fill the cups with ice (larger pieces are better so that the drink doesn't get diluted too fast with melting ice) and top with ginger beer
    ginger beer mocktail pour
  • Garnish glasses with sliced lime wheels or wedges and fresh mint sprigs
    ginger beer mocktail tin cup with limes and mint


Top tip: Use a pretty cocktail glass to step up your drink game. You can also use copper mugs, whichever you prefer!


  • For a hint of sweetness, you can add simple syrup or maple syrup to your delicious mocktail.
  • If you like spicy things, feel free to throw in a dash of hot sauce, jalapeno slice, or some chili powder.
  • Some muddled berries or citrus slices are the perfect addition for a fruity twist.


Serving: 1glass | Calories: 32kcal | Carbohydrates: 9g | Protein: 0.1g | Fat: 0.01g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.01g | Sodium: 6mg | Potassium: 17mg | Fiber: 0.1g | Sugar: 8g | Vitamin A: 7IU | Vitamin C: 4mg | Calcium: 5mg | Iron: 0.2mg