Prickly Pear Fiesta Mule

This stunning Prickly Pear Mezcal Mule is a delightful cocktail featuring the unique flavor of prickly pear, lending it a beautiful pink hue. The prickly pear syrup adds a sweet and fruity essence reminiscent of strawberry and raspberry, complementing the bold flavors of mezcal and the effervescence of ginger beer. A touch of lime juice adds a refreshing citrus note, making this cocktail a perfect choice for any spring or summer gathering. With its eye-catching color and refreshing taste, this cocktail is sure to be a hit at your next fiesta!

Prickly Pear Fiesta Mule

A vibrant and refreshing cocktail featuring the unique flavor of prickly pear syrup, combined with mezcal, lime juice, and fizzy ginger beer.

4.90 from 88 votes
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 30 mins


  • 1 oz lime juice
  • 2 oz Mezcal
  • 4 oz ginger beer
  • 2 oz prickly pear syrup
  • Lime, for rimming the glass
  • Salt, for rimming the glass


  1. Sprinkle salt on a plate and set aside.
  2. Run a cut lime along the rim of the glasses, then dip the rim in the salt on the plate. Set the glasses aside.
  3. In a shaker filled with ice, combine the lime juice, mezcal, and prickly pear syrup. Shake for 30 seconds.
  4. Pour the mixture evenly into the two glasses.
  5. Fill the glasses with ginger beer until they reach the top, then stir.
  6. Garnish the drink with fresh mint and lime.