How to make flavoured simple syrup.
Sure, you can buy basic simple syrup at the store. But this is an ingredient you can make your own, and use to show some personal flair! Wow your guests with a cocktail creation that’s all you, and all original.
Here’s what you’ll need
1 tbsp of vodka
Berries (or another favourite fruit)
Aromatic herbs (such as thyme or rosemary)
Mix equal parts sugar and water. Boil on medium heat until the sugar dissolves.
Flavour your syrup with fruits and/or herbs, such as blueberry, raspberry, thyme, or rosemary.
Add a tablespoon of vodka to make your syrup last for up to 6 months.