Simple Syrup

Simple syrup is an essential ingredient in many drinks, from cocktails to tea to juices, which makes it a good thing to keep on hand. This simple preparation can be stored indefinitely in a refrigerator.

Simple Syrup
Simple syrup is an essential ingredient in many drinks, from cocktails to tea to juices, which makes it a good thing to keep on hand.
Yield: makes about 1 1/2 cups

Ingredients

  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup sugar

Instructions

  1. Combine sugar and water in a small pot. Cook over low heat, stirring until sugar dissolves; remove from heat and cool; then store.