Lemon Bay Leaf Simple Syrup

Infused with Bay Leaves and lemon peel, this simple syrup will add citrusy herbal flavor to iced tea, lemonade and cocktails.

Serves: 8
Serving Size: 2 tablespoons
5 mins Prep time 5 mins Cook time
5 mins Prep time
5 mins Cook time
  • Place all ingredients in small saucepan on medium heat. Bring to boil. Reduce heat to low; simmer 3 minutes, stirring to dissolve sugar.

  • Remove from heat. Cool slightly. Refrigerate overnight to blend flavors. Strain before serving.

Cooking tip

• Use a vegetable peeler or small thin knife to remove lemon peel in 1 long strip.

Serving Suggestions:
• Sweeten iced tea with 2 tablespoons Simple Syrup per 1 cup tea. For Southern-style sweet tea, increase Simple Syrup to 1/4 cup.
• Sweeten homemade lemonade or limeade with 2 tablespoons Simple Syrup per 1 cup.
• Add 1 tablespoon Simple Syrup per 1 cup sparkling water, club soda or seltzer.

Nutrition information

(Amount per serving)

  • 100Calories: 100Cholesterol: 0mg
  • Sodium: 1mgProtein: 0g
  • Total Fat: 0gFiber: 0g
  • Carbohydrate: 25g

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