These delicious honeydew cocktail recipes feature fresh honeydew melon or Midori paired with refreshing ingredients like fresh lime juice, mint and even champagne.
Very few of these require a blender to puree the honeydew. Most use the melon chunked and/or frozen.
Honeydew makes a cocktail that’s fruity but in a mellow way. It’s not in your face like berries, citrus or pineapple. It’s easy going and delicious.
You can garnish any of these with what else? A melon ball. And if you love the honeydew flavor of Midori, be sure to check out our best Midori cocktails.
Honeydew Melon Cocktails
The Honeydew-Ginger Martini uses Midori and Domaine De Canton Ginger Liqueur for its main flavors of honeydew and ginger.
The Honeydew Martini tastes mostly like melon. Midori tastes like honeydew or cantaloupe, the vodka adds no particular flavor, and the triple sec adds just a hint of orange tartness.
The Best Honeydew Melon Margarita
This margarita with honeydew melon is easy to make and terrific for warm weather. It's a whole new margarita flavor to explore.
The Midori Mimosa is a very simple drink blending Midori with champagne and just a touch of lemon juice and simple syrup. It's a fresh-tasting cocktail that's perfect for brunch.
Summery Mojito-Soaked Melon Balls
Is it a cocktail? Is it a dessert? It's hard to say but it's delicious. These mojito-soaked melon balls, featuring honeydew and cantaloupe along with chopped pineapple, are so refreshing.
The Green Dinosaur drink recipe features three white liquors with Midori and lemonade. It’s a rather strong drink, and the mixers don’t do much to disguise the kick.
Rum Honeydew Freeze
Chunks of honeydew meet rum and lime. It couldn't be more simple, but it also couldn't be more delicious.
Honeydew Lemon Slush
This refreshing summer drink is made with fresh honeydew melon, lemons, and golden honey. It's alcohol free, but all you need to do is add some rum or vodka to spike it.
It makes a great option when you have both drinking and non-drinking guests, or adults and kids.