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Honey Dew Me (A Melon / Midori Margarita)

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Honey Dew Me (A Midori Margarita Cocktail)

Needing a little special attention?  We know what’s #1 on your Honey Dew list!

Enjoy a Melon Margarita – A blend of fresh, sweet and tart – a vacation in your cocktail glass.   A great twist on the classic.  This is the Margarita recipe you will serve again and again.

What’s in a Honey Dew Me?

Ingredients – Tequila, Fresh lime juice, Zing Zing Margarita mix, and Midori Liqueur

Shake it up and pour the delicious flavor over ice.  Drink and Enjoy

What is Midori?

Midori is an electric green, honeydew melon-flavored liqueur. It was first released in 1964 with the name Hermes Melon Liqueur, and later changed to Midori.  Midori Melon Liqueur is flavored like Japanese muskmelon, which is the most expensive fruit in the world.

How does the ‘Honey Dew Me’ compare to a traditional Margarita?

The ‘Honey Dew Me’ is slightly sweeter/less tart.  Made with Tequila, Margarita Mix, or sour mix, Midori and fresh lime.  Try it, and see if you enjoy the notes of melon.  Did you know that according to Nielsen, Margaritas have been, and still are, the most loved cocktail’ in the US.?  The most popular cocktail since the time Nielsen started polling in 2016.  Since then, we have seen Margarita blends have ups and downs- but recently Margarita lovers have been combining higher quality, fresher ingredients, and better Tequilas and Mezcals for premium tasting Margaritas.  Salt or no salt on the rim,  Chill and enjoy!

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Honey Dew Me

Midori Melon Margarita
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Honey Dew Margarita, Melon Margarita, Midori, Midori cocktail, Midori Margarita, Zing Zang
Yield: 1


  • 1 Cocktail Shaker
  • 1 Margarita Glass


  • 2 oz Tequila
  • oz Midori
  • 3 oz Zing Zang Margarita mix
  • 1 oz Fresh Squeezed lime


  • Put ice in a cocktail shaker
  • Add Tequila, Midori, Zing Zang Margarita mix, and Fresh lime to the shaker
  • Shake
  • Put ice in a Margarita glass
  • Pour the cocktail into the Margarita glass
  • Serve

Perfect Pairing

Have a few of our favorite appetizers with this refreshing drink

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