Fresh Lime Sour Mix

Fresh Lime Sour Mix

  • Prep: 5 min
  • Cook Time: 5 min
  • Total: 10 min
  • Serving: N/A

There are dozens of cocktail sour mixes available; however the majority are laden with artificial colors and preservatives. Try this simple homemade version as a healthy alternative.

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  • 3 parts freshly squeezed lime juice
  • 2 parts simple syrup (1 part water and 1 part sugar)


  1. Place the water and the sugar into a saucepan over medium heat. Cook the mixture, stirring constantly until the sugar has completely dissolved and then set the syrup aside to cool.
  2. Once cool, stir in the lime juice and then transfer to an airtight bottle. Store the sour mix in the refrigerator until ready to use.

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