Cranberry Simple Syrup -Homemade

1
Pat Duran

By
@kitchenChatter

This is the best thing. You can control the amount sugar you like a little more or less.
Note:
This is great on ice cream, over dessert , on pancakes or waffles etc...

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
makes about 1 cup of syrup
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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1/2 to 3/4 c
water
1 c
granulated sugar(sugar may be omitted if desired)
1/2 c
concentrated fruit juice or fresh fruit juice or fruit powder
12 oz
bag fresh cranberries
1
clementine,peeled, sectioned and coarsely chopped
1/2
cinnamon stick

How to Make Cranberry Simple Syrup -Homemade

Step-by-Step

  • 1Combine the ingredients in a heavy saucepan. Bring ingredients to a boil, then turn down heat to let the mixture simmer until it is reduced to half.
    Strain through a wire mesh strainer; reserve the cranberries to use as a garnish if desired.
  • 2Taste the syrup to check the sweetness.
    To intensify the flavor, you can add a few drops of flavored extract.Cool.
  • 3Store the syrup in a squeeze bottle in the refrigerator for instant access.
    ---
    Cranberry Cocktail:
    2 Tablespoons cranberry syrup -above
    1/4 cup lime soda
    1 oz. tequila
    1 teaspoon fresh lime juice
    ice
    Combine all ingredients in a shaker except soda. Shake pour into martini glass then add the soda and tread 3 of the cranberries on a toothpick and place in glass as garnish.

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About Cranberry Simple Syrup -Homemade

Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy




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