JINRO Recipes for Chinese New Year Cocktail

JINRO Soju can be drunk straight since it’s offered in different flavors. You’ll always find other ways to experiment with and enjoy soju. Why not try something different this coming Chinese New Year and check out JINRO Recipes for a Chinese New Year Cocktail?

We’ve made five easy soju cocktail recipes you can make at home for this Chinese New Year.

Honey Lemon JINRO Soju Cocktail

Simple honey & lemon with JINRO Plum Soju brings out many fruity, smooth flavors — the throat-soothing combination for the evening.


  • 60ml Honey Syrup
  • 60ml Lemon Juice
  • Lemon Marmalade
  • 60ml JINRO Plum Soju

How to make Honey Lemon JINRO Soju Cocktail:

  1. Mix honey with hot water to make 60ml honey syrup
  2. Set aside the honey syrup to cool
  3. Add lemon marmalade, honey syrup, and 60ml lemon juice in a tall glass and stir it
  4. Add ice to a tall glass
  5. Lastly, pour 60ml of the JINRO Plum Soju into the tall glass.

Strawberry Goddess JINRO Soju Cocktail

Remember the classic Soju and Yakult combination? Adding the JINRO Strawberry Soju with fresh strawberries gives a kick notch of flavors.


  • 3 Strawberries (for muddling)
  • 5 Mint Leaves (for muddling)
  • 1 Yakult
  • 60ml JINRO Strawberry Soju

How to make Strawberry Goddess JINRO Soju Cocktail:

  1. Muddle the strawberries and five mint leaves in a tall glass
  2. Add ice to the tall glass
  3. Pour the Yakult into the tall glass
  4. Pour 60ml of JINRO Strawberry Soju into the tall glass
  5. Stir and garnish with slices of strawberries and mint sprig

Sour N Fresh JINRO Soju Cocktail

Add a tart of green apple and a hint of spice from the ginger to the refreshing JINRO Green Grape Soju. It gives a perfect kick of sweet harmony.


  • Green apple bits
  • Ginger slice
  • Tonic water
  • 60ml JINRO Green Grape Soju

How to make Sour N Fresh JINRO Soju Cocktail:

  1. Put ice mixed with green apple bits in a tall glass
  2. Place the ginger slice in the glass.
  3. Pour 60ml JINRO Green Grape Soju
  4. Lastly, top it with tonic water and some green apple garnish 

Watermelon JINRO Soju Cocktail

One classic soju cocktail adds tonic water and watermelon pieces to give a refreshing and fizzy taste this Chinese New Year.


  • 1/4 cup of Watermelon (deseeded)
  • 60ml Sprite or Seven Up
  • 60ml JINRO Chamisul Fresh Soju

How to make Watermelon JINRO Soju Cocktail:

  1. Muddle the watermelon and put it in a tall glass
  2. Add ice to the tall glass
  3. Pour 60ml of Sprite or seven up into the tall glass
  4. Lastly, add the watermelon garnish on the top of the glass

Spicy Mango JINRO Soju Cocktail

The refreshing Spicy Mango cocktail combines the sweetness of the topical mango and syrup with the spicy notes of the JINRO Chamisul fresh with chili pepper powder. It has a little twist and perfect aftertaste for a long-lasting impression.


  • Half a mango (for muddling)
  • Chili pepper with powder with coarse salt
  • 80ml of Mango Juice
  • One small cup of Lime juice
  • One small cup of syrup
  • 60ml JINRO Chamisul Fresh Soju

How to make Spicy Mango JINRO Soju Cocktail:

  1. Cut the half mango into pieces and muddle them
  2. Mix the chili pepper powder with coarse salt
  3. Pour the muddled mangoes into a jar
  4. Add 80ml of mango juice, a small cup of lime juice, and a small cup of syrup into the jar.
  5. Pour the 60ml of JINRO Chamisul Fresh Soju into the jar and shake it
  6. Lastly, add ice into the glass and pour the shaken Spicy Mango JINRO Soju Cocktail into the glass

So, which is your favorite go-to cocktail for this Chinese New Year? I suggest going for the Spicy Mango JINRO Soju Cocktail. Trying something new and adding some spice to this festive season might be my new challenge this 2023.

Which one of the abovementioned JINRO Recipes for a Chinese New Year Cocktail is the best, in your opinion?