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Gatorade Cocktail

There’s more than one recipe for a Gatorade Cocktail out there. Some are so named because they involve energy drinks, and therefore give you the effect of the drink. This one is so named for tasting a little like it. It will for sure not give you energy like a Gatorade. If you’re a lightweight, a couple of them might even knock you out.

Gatorade Cocktail with orange slice

The major flavors here are melon and orange, with some sweet and sour to blend them together.

Closeup view of Gatorade Cocktail with orange slice


  • 1 ounce vodka
  • 1 ounce Midori
  • 1 ounce Cointreau
  • 1 ounce orange juice
  • 1 1/2 ounce sweet and sour

Combine everything in a shaker with a handful of ice cubes and shake well. Strain into a chilled rocks glass, garnish with an orange slice and serve.