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How-To Make Sweet And Sour Mix

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By Edited Nov 6, 2016 0 1

Sweet n Sour Mix
When bartending many drinks will require sweet and sour mix, but sometimes you run out, or just don't have the time to run out and get it in a pinch.Thankfully, making home made sweet and sour mix is actually pretty simple.


  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup fresh lemon juice
  • 1 cup fresh lime juice



First, mix your 1 cup of sugar in with your 1 cup of water until all the sugar is fully dissolved. Once the sugar has completely dissolved into the water, add your 1 cup of lime juice and your 1 cup of lemon juice into the mixture.Mix all the ingredients together thoroughly then refrigerate until you need to use it.


Some drinks that use sweet and sour mix include:


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Aug 1, 2009 4:10am
This is easy to prepare. I'd have a question for you: which is the difference between lemon juice and lime juice? If I use only lemon juice will the taste change?
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