According to bartenders, the Moscow Mule is so over. Thrillist spoke to 15 of the top bartenders and assembled a list of the drinks they think have trended themselves to death and those that deserve a little recognition. Somewhat surprisingly, the Moscow Mule hit the overrated list the most times with mojitos, Manhattans, and martini varieties all getting more than one mention as well. We have to say, the pretty much standard protocol copper cup for Moscow Mules is enough to keep us away most times.
Nikki Buchannan The bartenders have spoken, and it's bad news for fans of the copper cup cocktail.