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Black Barrel Mule

Black Barrel Mule - A Mule for Rum Lovers

A RUM mule featuring Mount Gay Black Barrel Rum.  This cocktail is a must-try during the long, hot summer evenings. Made using small-batch rum—twice-matured in charred oak barrels—this sipper is full of spicy aromas. Add a little bit of sweet and sour to create your new favorite summer sipper.


  • Mint leaves
  • 1.5 oz. Mount Gay Black Barrel Rum
  • 1 oz. lemon juice
  • 0.5 oz. simple syrup
  • 2 dashes Bitters
  • 2oz Ginger Beer or Diet Ginger Beer
  • 1 Strawberry
  • Lime Slice


Muddle strawberry with simple syrup and lemon juice in a cocktail shaker. Fill shaker with ice and add rum. Shake and strain over ice. Top with ginger beer and two dashes of bitters. Garnish with a slice of lime.

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Recipe credit to Total Wine & Spirits

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