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Homemade Sour Mix Recipe for Cocktails

This homemade sweet and sour mix makes it easy to ditch the bottled versions

But instead of the store-bought sour mix, you can make your own with fresh ingredients

This recipe is a simple blend of fresh lemon and lime juice with sugar and water

This sweet and sour mix is perfect for margarita cocktail recipes

It’s also great for any sour cocktail, like the Whiskey Sour or Amaretto Sour

Try different citrus juices and different ratios of sweet to tart ingredients

There are so many great cocktails you make with sour mix that it’s worth having the

There’s another option if you don’t want to cook but also don’t want you

Just add roughly equal parts of simple syrup to some fresh lemon juice

This will work with any classic cocktails that call for you to use sour mix

Refrigerate and it will keep for a couple of weeks or until it starts to turn cloudy