A common bar ingredient of many drinks, simple syrup is easy to make, and allows you to add sugar to cold drinks with ease
- 1 cup of sugar
- 1 cup of water
Combine the sugar and water in a saucepan.
Heat the mixture on the stove until sugar is dissolved, stirring periodically. That’s it!
Rich Simple Syrup is 2 cups of sugar to 1 cup of water and allows you to use less volume and the thicker syrup can add to the overall mouthfeel of the cocktail. Just be carefule not to add too much as it is much sweeter.
There are some delicious drinks with this spicey syrup. Impress your friends with something a little exotic. Ingredients 1 cup of granulated sugar1 cup of water 1/4 cup of grated ginger Combine ingredients in a saucepan and simmer on low heat for 45 minutes. Let cool, strain out ginger, and keep in refrigerator in a bottle or jar.Fresh Ginger Syrup- In a [...]
I like to make my mojitos the way I did when I worked at Enrico's Sidewalk Cafe in San Francisco between 1996 and 2006. Sure there are many ways to make a Mojito...but this is my favoriteIn a Pint glass add 15-20 Mint leaves1 oz fresh lime juice1 oz simple syrup2 oz Silver rum2 oz Club soda In [...]