Simple Syrup

  • Serves

    makes about 1 1/2 cups

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.


  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup sugar


Step 1

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

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