This Sweet and Sour Mix is easy to make with only three ingredients and it is the key to making the BEST margaritas! It keeps in the refrigerator for about a week and makes two pitchers of margaritas. Or you can keep it in the freezer for a month!
Keyword: citrus simple syrup, cocktail ingredient, made from scratch, sweet and sour mix
Author: Lisa Longley
1/2cupfresh lime juiceabout 7 limes
1/2cupfresh lemon juiceabout 2 lemons
Simmer 2 cups of water and 1 cup of granulated sugar over medium heat until it is fully dissolved.
Pour it into a jar and let it come to room temperature.
Add 1/2 cup of lemon juice and 1/2 cup lime juice.
Store it in a sealed container for a week or for up to a month in the freezer.
Calorie information is for 1 1/4 cup, what you need for one pitcher of margaritas.