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Part 1 of 4 with Effen Cucumber Vodka: “The Cucumber Mule”

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Part 1 of 4 with Effen Cucumber Vodka: “The Cucumber Mule”

Effen makes the best cucumber vodka on the market hands down! Over the next four weeks we will showcase four of our favorite cocktails using Effen Cucumber Vodka.

This week we are showing you “The Cucumber Mule”, it’s one of our most popular copper mug collection signature drinks. Its offers a refreshing twist on the traditional Moscow Mule without being overbearing on your taste buds.

Level of Difficultly: Low

Ingredients Needed: Effen Cucumber Vodka, fresh limes, cucumber, ginger beer (non-alcoholic ginger beer such as Bundaberg or Gosling work best)

Tools Needed: copper mug, spoon, and jigger or pour spout


1.       Cut lime into quarters, cut 1 of the quarter pieces in half for garnish, cut the Cucumber into wheels.

2.       Fill copper mug (or glass) with ice

3.       Pour 1 ½ oz to 2 oz of Effen Cucumber Vodka over ice

4.       Squeeze 1 quarter limes over ice and add a 3 cucumber wheels, leave the limes on top of the ice after squeezing

5.       Pour ginger beer over limes and cucumbers

6.       Stir the limes and cucumber to mix in the mug/glass

7.       Garnish with lime and cucumber wheel

8.       Enjoy!


About 11th Hour Bartending Services

We are a mobile bartending service located in the Fox Valley and have been bringing fun craft cocktails to private events such as parties and weddings. We believe in bringing the best parts of the bar to you. We will craft our cocktails around your event while saving you money over our competitors. Best part: you don’t pay a dime until after the event.  Visit http://www.11thhourbartending.com/ or call/text 630-746-1103 to learn more or book your event. 

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