Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Strawberry Simple Syrup

Strawberry simple syrup is a bright red sugary syrup used in many drinks for flavor and color. If you have really ripe strawberries and don't want to eat them then u got make this syrup before they get spoilt.
 The strawberry syrup can be added to beverages mocktails cocktails u name it. Make a strawberry lemonade, strawberry soda or drizzle some on ur pancake or waffle. Go for a tsp or two on your dessert topping or ice cream too for that extra strong berry flavor.






Ingredients:
Strawberry - 1 lb
Sugar -2 cups
Water 2 cups

Method:
Wash the strawberries well, core it discard the green, slice the berries.
Boil 2 cups of water along with strawberry slices bring it to a full boil and reduce flame and allow it to simmer for 15 minutes in low flame. Then strain the mixture add sugar stir until dissolved then simmer for 10-15 minutes until the syrup thickens slightly.
(Note: Do not boil the syrup on high heat as the taste of sugar changes and will give a slight bitter taste.)
When it cools down pour it into clean dry bottle and store it in cool temps or refrigerate .

Pour 2 tbsps of strawberry syrup into a glass filled with ice. Pour soda or sparkling water till the brim of the glass and serve immediately.

11 comments:

  1. Stunning images Meena! For a second, i thought it was an ad for Vodka or something!

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  2. Amazing shots Meena... totally loved the play of light... I still remember that crystal bottle... hehe...

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  3. Amazing clicks...... love them and I feel to make it... :)

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  4. Omg... those pics.. blew my mind away Meena..have been missing some visual treats for quite sometime.. lovely recipe.. quite a handy one to spike up the desserts :)

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  5. I could not take my eyes of the picture on FB !!! Really fab...

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  6. Truly attractive and a home version is always a joy to quench the thirst.

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  7. Sooo beautifully captured.... kanditte kothiyavunnu

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  8. I am saving the recipe, my husband will like it very much in cocktails.

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  9. Syrup with strawberries!!! Interesting and l loved the moody images.

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