Outdoor cocktail recipe for Sour Patch Sour

Sour Patch Sour

A backcountry sour cocktail made out of Sour Patch Kids candy.

Course Drinks
Cuisine Beverages
Prep Time 2 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 12 minutes
Servings 2 servings


  • 3 cups Clean Water
  • 15 Sour Patch Kid Candies chopped
  • 4 oz Spirit Vodka, gin, rum, whiskey, tequila, pisco


  1. Chop 15 Sour Patch Kid's candy into small pieces, add to pot with 2 cups of water.  Turn burner to high, cover with lid and stir occasionally.  Let cook on high heat for 10 minutes.  

  2. Turn stove off and add 4 oz your preferred spirit to syrup. Vodka will make a Lemon Drop, Rum a Daiquiri, and Whiskey is a Whiskey Sour

  3. Stir, and pour beverage into cups or drink straight from the pot when cool. This drink serves 2 people. If the sweet and sour flavors are too strong, add a little bit of water to dilute.