Midori Sour Recipe


Novice Foodie
Bright, vibrant, and irresistibly refreshing, the Midori Sour is a classic cocktail that promises a burst of melon flavor with every sip. Perfect for summer gatherings or a delightful evening treat, this cocktail is as easy to make as it is to enjoy. Here's how!

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  • 2 oz Midori (melon liqueur)
  • 1 oz vodka
  • 1 oz fresh lemon juice
  • 1 oz simple syrup
  • Ice
  • Lemon wheel or cherry (for garnish)

Step-by-Step Procedure:
  1. Fill the shaker:
    • Add ice to a cocktail shaker until it’s about halfway full.
  2. Combine the ingredients:
    • Pour in the Midori, vodka, fresh lemon juice, and simple syrup.
  3. Shake it up:
    • Secure the lid on the shaker and shake vigorously for about 15-20 seconds until well-chilled.
  4. Strain and serve:
    • Strain the mixture into a rocks glass filled with ice.
  5. Garnish:
    • Garnish with a lemon wheel or cherry for a festive touch.
The Midori Sour is a delightful blend of sweet and tangy flavors, making it a crowd-pleaser at any occasion. With its eye-catching color and refreshing taste, this cocktail is sure to become a favorite in your drink repertoire. Cheers! 🍹🍸🍾