Simple Syrup Recipe
What on earth is simple syrup? Essentially, simple syrup is a liquid sweetener primarily made from dissolved sugar (or another sweetener) in water. Simple syrups can be used to sweeten and balance either full proof or non-alcoholic cocktails.
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People have added simple syrups to cocktails, coffees, and other beverages to enhance their flavors for hundreds of years. Simple syrup offers a blank canvas to explore the endless possibilities of creative infusions. Check out this unique way to make your own simple syrup at home.
A little sugar and water go a long way towards enhancing your drink. Enjoy this traditional simple syrup recipe!
1 cup sugar
1 cup water
Simmer equal parts of granulated sugar and water in a saucepan over low heat for 1–2 minutes. Adjust sugar to taste, adding more if you want a thicker, sweeter syrup. Stir gently and simmer for another 1–2 minutes, or until the syrup is translucent. Remove from heat and let cool. Funnel the syrup into a glass bottle or jar, cover and shake well. Refrigerate for up to 2 weeks.