Yoda Soda

Yoda Soda

May 21: Movie release date of The Empire Strikes Back

Essence of Dagobah drink you should on this day, from the swamp planet of Jedi Master Yoda where exiled he was to teach young Luke Skywalker about the ways of The Force. Debuted Yoda has on May 21, 1980, in The Empire Strikes Back,” the fifth episode in the “Star Wars” space saga. Become a popular puppet he has!  Celebrate Highlander and Islander do of the movie release date with a libation of lime recipe. The “carbonated freeze,” Yoda Soda, called it is. May the fizz be with you!


(Adapted from Wikibooks)


  • Lime sherbet
  • Lemon-lime soda (7Up, Sprite, etc.)
  • Lime wedges (optional)


For each serving, in a tall glass put two scoops of lime sherbet in the bottom. Pour one cup of lemon-lime soda to create the swamp-like fizz. Mix lightly to distribute the green color. Garnish with a wedge of lime. Serve immediately.

Yoda Soda