Homemade Sweet and Sour Mix
A homemade syrup that is the flavor base used for making Margaritas and other popular cocktails.
3 cups water
3 cups granulated sugar
2 cups fresh lemon juice
2 cups fresh lime juice
- Combine water and sugar in large saucepan. Stir over medium heat until sugar dissolves. Bring to boil. Cool syrup.
- Mix cooled syrup, lemon and lime juices and place in a pitcher or other container with a lid. Chill until cold. Store covered in refrigerator.
Makes 8 cups.