Celebuzz Cocktail Hour: Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Midori Cocktails!

Get your party hat on for this festive holiday!

Midori may not be what you initially thought of as a go-to for Cinco de Mayo cocktails, however, it’s a really festive and fun liqueur and a great addition to a variety of spirits perfect for the holiday! You will not be disappointed.

We are featuring a variety of cocktail recipes below that include a few tequila drinks, a rum and vodka cocktail for those who prefer and a punch that is great to serve up for a crowd at a party.

Midori® Margarita


Midori Margarita


1 part Midori® Melon Liqueur
1 1/2 parts Sauza® Signature Blue Silver Tequila
2/3 part Fresh Lime Juice
Lime Wheel, for garnish

METHOD: Pour Sauza® tequila, Midori® and fresh lime juice into a cocktail shaker. Add ice and shake well. Rim a chilled cocktail/tumbler/rocks glass with salt. Strain the shaken cocktail into the glass, top with ice and garnish with a lime wheel.

Midori® Cactus Juice


Midrori Cactus Juice


1 part Midori® Melon Liqueur
1 part Pinnacle® Vodka
1 part Cruzan® Coconut Rum
3 parts Pineapple Juice
Splash of Soda

METHOD: Shake all ingredients except soda in a cocktail shaker with ice. Pour over fresh ice in a tall glass. Add soda and stir. Garnish with a pineapple wedge.

Midori® Pina Punch


Midori Pina Punch

Serves 4-5


4 parts Midori® Melon Liqueur
4 parts Pinnacle® Pineapple Vodka
12 parts Pineapple Juice
4 part Mango Juice
Mango Slices
Pineapple Slices

METHOD: Pour all ingredients into a punch bowl over ice. Stir well and garnish with pineapple and mango slices.

Midori® Apple Fizz


Midori Apple Fizz


1 part Midori® Melon Liqueur
1 part Sauza® Signature Blue Silver Tequila
1 part Cloudy Apple Juice
1/2 part Lemon Juice
1/2 part Simple Syrup
Splash of Soda

METHOD: Fill a highball glass with ice. Built ingredients over ice and stir.

Please remember to drink responsibly, and do not drink and drive!