How to make a Melon Ball


  • 2 ounces melon liqueur (Midori)
  • 1 ounce citrus vodka
  • 1/2 ounce elderflower liqueur
  • 1/2 lemon (juiced)
  • Garnish: sugar (for rim)
  • Garnish: melon ball


  • Gather the ingredients.
  • Rim a chilled cocktail glass with sugar: Use a piece of lemon to wet the rim before dipping it in sugar.
  • In a cocktail shaker filled with ice, pour the citrus vodka, elderflower liqueur, and lemon juice.
  • Shake well.
  • Strain into the prepared glass and garnish with a melon ball.