moscow mule gift kit

moscow_mule_1You know those people who always give such fabulous gifts?  Packaged perfectly and filled with things you didn’t know you wanted yet love.  My mom is that person.  Year after year she manages to put together the most thoughtful gift sets that are impossible not to feel special receiving.  A particular favorite would be her cocktail kits.  A fun container filled with everything you need to make one heck of a drink.  This year I decided to have a go at it.  Say hello to the “Moscow Mule kit”.


Items you will need:

  • ginger beer
  • vodka
  • lime
  • Moscow Mule mug (found here, here or here)
  • container large enough to hold all items (TJ Maxx and Home Goods are good stores to check out for boxes)
  • newspaper

Fill the bottom of container with newspaper and place items on top in a visually pleasing fashion.  The recipe for a Moscow Mule could not be simpler (squeeze lime, pour vodka over ice and top with ginger beer).  And because this is the gift giving season here is a free printable of the recipe just for you!

moscow_mule_0 moscow_mule_3Guys are often hard to buy for – this would please any man who loves beer or spirits.  Would also make the perfect host gift.  If the Moscow Mule is not your thing chose another concoction (vodka, olives and a martini comes to mind).  Most importantly these drink sets are easy and gorgeous and something many would absolutely adore.  There is still plenty of time to put a kit or two together for the cocktail lovers on your list!





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15 Responses to moscow mule gift kit

  1. Cindy says:

    I’m hoping that I have friends or relatives who read your blog and notice just how neat I think this gift is 😉
    Can you tell me where you found your ginger beer?

    • prettyplainjanes says:

      Hi Cindy! We found the ginger beer local at Collins Fine Foods! But I am sure any specialty beer carrier will have some. Hope you receive a cocktail kit. 😉 – brandy j

  2. Mandi says:

    Love this Brandy! Sounds like a great gift for my brothers! 🙂

  3. Lindsay says:

    This is awesome! I’m using your post idea for a white elephant exchange gift: Mini bottle style. Thank you, thank you!

  4. Cindy says:

    We just got the ginger beer at Collins today, and are going to test drive this cocktail 🙂

    • prettyplainjanes says:

      Hope you enjoyed it Cindy! Some people us simple syrup to sweeten it – we found it was light and refreshing without it though. 🙂 – brandy j

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