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Simple Syrup

Yield Makes 1 1/4 cups
Simple Syrup is used to add sweetness to Apple, Lemon, and Gin Shandy cocktail.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup water

How to Make It

  1. Bring sugar and water to a boil in a small saucepan over medium-high heat. Reduce heat to low, and cook, stirring often, 3 to 5 minutes or until sugar is dissolved. Let stand 30 minutes or until cool. Refrigerate up to 1 week.