Mr and Mrs T Sweet and Sour Mix
My Mr & Mrs T Sweet and Sour Mix recipe below makes a little more of the popular mixer than you'll get in the 34-ounce plastic bottles at the store. So now when you crave a frosty margarita or snappy whiskey sour and don't have any sweet-and-sour mix on hand, you can make a quick batch from scratch. Mix drinks with this stuff as you would the real sweet-and-sour mix in your favorite cocktails and party libations.
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Source: Top Secret Recipes: Sodas, Smoothies, Spirits & Shakes by Todd Wilbur.
- 3 cups water
- 3/4 cup bottled lime juice
- 1/2 cup corn syrup
- 1/4 cup granulated sugar
- 1/4 cup bottled lemon juice
- 1 drop yellow food coloring
Combine all the ingredients in a 2 quart pitcher and mix until the sugar is dissolved. Store covered in refrigerator.
Makes 40 ounces.
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