The MIDORI Melonball is said to trace its roots back to 1978, when the MIDORI Melon Liqueur first hit American shores in New York and Los Angeles, and Suntory International Corp. needed a cocktail to promote the brand.
Different types of juices are used in different regions of America and countries around the world.
This MIDORI Melonball recipe provides three options (orange, pineapple, and grapefruit juice) to suit your taste.
As for the meaning of “melonball,” some say it was a slang term for a well-endowed woman!
Ingredients - MIDORI Melonball - (1 glass)
|Top with Orange Juice|
|Any other ingredients (eg. ice cubes) are not included in the alcoholic content listed.|
Mixing Instruction - MIDORI Melonball -
- Pour ingredients over ice into a glass, and gently stir.
- This cocktail is generally built, but works well shaken or blended with crushed ice for something extra cool and refreshing.