Blood Orange Meyer Lemon Gin Sour Recipe

The Blood Orange Meyer Lemon Gin Sour is a refreshing and citrusy cocktail that combines the flavors of blood oranges, Meyer lemons, and gin. The tartness of the blood oranges and Meyer lemons is balanced by the sweetness of simple syrup, creating a perfectly balanced drink. This cocktail is perfect for any occasion and is sure to impress your guests with its vibrant color and delicious taste.

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Ingredients for Blood Orange Meyer Lemon Gin Sour Recipe

  • 2 Blood Oranges, Sliced
  • 1 Meyer Lemon, Sliced
  • 2 ounce Gin
  • 1 ounce Simple Syrup
  • as needed Ice
  • as needed Blood Orange Slices Or Meyer Lemon Twists, For Garnish

Directions: Blood Orange Meyer Lemon Gin Sour Recipe

Cooking Directions

  • STEP 1.In a cocktail shaker, muddle the blood orange slices and Meyer lemon slices to release their juices.
  • STEP 2.Add gin, simple syrup, and ice to the shaker.
  • STEP 3.Shake vigorously for about 15 seconds to combine all the ingredients.
  • STEP 4.Strain the mixture into a glass filled with ice.
  • STEP 5.Garnish with a blood orange slice or Meyer lemon twist.
  • STEP 6.Serve and enjoy!

Cooking Tips

  • For a stronger citrus flavor, you can add a splash of fresh blood orange juice or Meyer lemon juice.
  • If you prefer a sweeter cocktail, you can adjust the amount of simple syrup to your taste.
  • To make simple syrup, combine equal parts sugar and water in a saucepan and heat until the sugar dissolves. Let it cool before using.

Storage and Serving

  • This cocktail is best served fresh and chilled.
  • You can prepare the muddled mixture in advance and keep it refrigerated until ready to serve.
  • Garnish with fresh blood orange slices or Meyer lemon twists for an extra touch of elegance.
Nutrition
value
171
calories per serving
< 1 g Fat7 g Protein9 g Carbs< 1 g FiberOther

Current Totals

  • Fat
    < 1g
  • Protein
    7g
  • Carbs
    9g
  • Fiber
    < 1g

MacroNutrients

  • Carbs
    9g
  • Protein
    7g
  • Fiber
    < 1g

Fats

  • Fat
    < 1g

Vitamins & Minerals

  • Calcium
    13mg
  • Iron
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin A
    32mcg
  • Vitamin B1
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B2
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B3
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B6
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B9
    13mcg
  • Vitamin B12
    < 1mcg
  • Vitamin C
    24mg
  • Vitamin E
    < 1mg
  • Copper
    < 1mcg
  • Magnesium
    16mg
  • Manganese
    < 1mg
  • Phosphorus
    36mg
  • Selenium
    10mcg
  • Zinc
    < 1mg
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. All nutritional information presented are estimates and not meant to substitute professional dietary advice or treatment
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Recipe By Slurrp