Sour Grinch

Sour Grinch
Staff Writer
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It’s not Christmas without the Grinch. This cocktail pays homage to everyone’s favorite grump, not just in color, but in its slightly sour taste, too. Midori mixed with vodka and a bit of lemon juice makes for a candy-like sweet-and-sour drink that is a fun celebration of Christmas’ favorite villain. Add a maraschino cherry to remind you that even the Grinch has a heart. 

Ingredients

2 ounces Midori liqueur

1 ounce vodka

½ ounce lemon juice or sour mix

1 teaspoon simple syrup

1 maraschino cherry for garnish

Directions

Pour the ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice.

Shake well and strain into a martini or cocktail glass.

Garnish with a maraschino cherry.