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Midori Sour – Unleash Your Inner Fun

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Get ready to embark on a journey of playful indulgence with the Midori Sour! This vibrant cocktail is a delightful blend of sweet melon flavors from Midori liqueur, tangy citrus notes from lime juice, and fizzy lemon soda. With its bright green hue and refreshing taste, Midori Sour is the ultimate guilty pleasure that’s perfect for adding a touch of fun to any gathering or night out. Get ready to sip, smile, and enjoy the playful charm of this iconic drink!

Tasting Notes

Midori Sour is a delightful and refreshing cocktail that combines the sweet melon flavor of Midori with the tangy citrus notes of lime juice and lemon soda. With each sip, you’ll experience a burst of fruity freshness, reminiscent of summer days by the pool. The vibrant green color of the Midori adds visual appeal, while the fizzy lemon soda provides a crisp finish. SImple and basic, true, but a whole lot of fun. 

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Midori Sour

Midori Sour

The perfect blend of sweet and sour delight


  • 2 oz Midori
  • 1 oz lime juice
  • 2 oz lemon soda (or to top)
  • garnish - lime slice and cocktail cherry


  1. In a large ice-filled glass add Midori, then lime juice, then top with lemon soda.
  2. Stir gently, garnish, and serve.


Any large glass will do, from Collin's to lowball to rocks to parfait glass.

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Tips & Tricks

Consider infusing your Midori Sour with fresh herbs like mint or basil to add complexity and depth to the drink. Simply muddle the herbs in the cocktail shaker before adding the other ingredients for a burst of freshness.

Enhance the presentation of your Midori Sour by rimming the glass with flavored sugars or salt. Try using green-colored sugar for a festive touch, or mix in some citrus zest for an extra burst of flavor with each sip.

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