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a jar of sour mix on a marble table with slices of lemon and lime

Homemade Sour Mix

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes
Author: Traci
Sweet, sour, and tangy. This Homemade Sweet and Sour mix is the perfect blend of citrus and sugar for all your favorite drinks!


  • 1 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 1 cup freshly squeezed lime juice
  • 2 cups [simple syrup]


  • Combine all ingredients.
  • Stir to mix.


  • Roll your lemons and limes onto the counter to get as much juice as you can!
  • Use homemade simple syrup. It's super easy to make and takes no time at all!
  • You can use this to make virgin margaritas, if you'd like.
  • You can freeze this if needed for longer storage.
  • Adjust the ratios to your taste! If the mix is too sweet, add more lemon and lime juice. Too sour, add more simple syrup.


Serving: 1/2 cup | Calories: 158kcal | Carbohydrates: 42g | Sodium: 9mg | Sugar: 38g