How To Make Homemade Simple Syrup For Cocktails

Simple syrup is essential for making craft cocktails because it adds sweetness w/o additional flavors and dissolves easily into drinks.

You only need two ingredients and about 5 minutes to make this ubiquitous sweetener.

Just combine equal parts sugar and water in a saucepan, heat to a rapid simmer and stir until the sugar is dissolved.

Let the simple syrup cool completely, then transfer it to a glass jar or bottle with a lid or stopper.

The simple syrup is clear, slightly viscous and sweet. Great for drinks & cocktails.

Make your own simple syrup for homemade craft cocktails today.