Sweet and Sour Mix

This Sweet and Sour Mix is easy to make, just three ingredients, and keeps in your refrigerator for a month! You can always have some on hand to make the best margaritas!

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes


  • 2 cups water
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup fresh lime juice about 7 limes
  • 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice about 2 limes


  1. Simmer 2 cups of water and 1 cup of granulated sugar over medium heat until it is fully dissolved. 

  2.  Pour it into a jar and let it come to room temperature. 

  3. Add 1/2 cup of lemon juice and 1/2 cup lime juice. 

  4. Store it in a sealed container for a week or for up to a month in the freezer.