Recipes

Rosemary Simple Syrup Recipe

Rosemary Simple Syrup Recipe

Rosemary simple syrup is a delicious and easy way to add fresh, herbaceous flavor to drinks and desserts. The fresh, woodsy flavor of rosemary complements many fruits, spices, and other herbs. From rosemary lemonade and iced coffees to fancy cocktails or even fruit salad, there are so many ways to use this forest-flavored syrup.

Fresh Raspberry Simple Syrup Recipe

Fresh Raspberry Simple Syrup Recipe

Fresh raspberry syrup adds sweet, tart, fruity flavor to drinks of all kinds, from cocktails to mocktails to lattes or lemonade. Most raspberry simple syrup recipes call for heating the fruit with sugar and water, but I much prefer the flavor of a syrup made with fresh, uncooked raspberries.

How to Make Oleo Saccharum (Citrus Oil Syrup)

How to Make Oleo Saccharum (Citrus Oil Syrup)

This classic syrup is made by extracting the oils from citrus peels with sugar. Use oleo saccharum to add intense citrus flavor to drinks like punches, lemonade, cocktails, and mocktails.

Fresh Banana Syrup (for Breakfast, Dessert, or Drinks!)

Fresh Banana Syrup (for Breakfast, Dessert, or Drinks!)

The tropical taste of fresh, sweet, bananas is a heavenly addition to pancakes, ice cream sundaes, or cocktails. This easy banana syrup recipe takes little effort, few dirty dishes, and minimal patience.

Dragon Fruit Simple Syrup Recipe

Dragon Fruit Simple Syrup Recipe

Dragon fruit may be mild, but what it lacks in bold flavor, it really makes up for with vibrant color! This easy dragon fruit simple syrup recipe uses pink-fleshed fruit (rather than white) for a fun and delicious way to sweeten all kinds of drinks.

Vanilla Sweet Cream Cold Brew (Starbucks Copycat)

Vanilla Sweet Cream Cold Brew (Starbucks Copycat)

The Starbucks Vanilla Sweet Cream Cold Brew (or VSCCB for those in the know) is one of the most delicious, perfectly sweet and creamy coffee drinks you can get from a drive thru. The combination of sweet vanilla syrup, cream, and rich, nutty cold brew …READ MORE

Easy Vanilla Bean Simple Syrup Recipe

Easy Vanilla Bean Simple Syrup Recipe

Vanilla bean simple syrup is one of the most satisfying syrups to DIY, and it’s fairly quick and easy, too! This delicious, sweet syrup is perfect in coffee drinks like a vanilla latte or my Starbucks copycat Vanilla Sweet Cream Cold Brew, or even cocktails …READ MORE

Blueberry Thyme Goat Cheese Crostinis

Blueberry Thyme Goat Cheese Crostinis

I first shared this recipe in 2019 on Moody Mixologist along with an accompanying bourbon and blueberry cocktail. This simple, tasty hors d’oeurvre is easy to make and doesn’t take a lot of time. The best part of this food and drink pairing is that …READ MORE

Strawberry Rhubarb Syrup Recipe

Strawberry Rhubarb Syrup Recipe

Spring is here and there’s no flavor more spring-y than strawberry rhubarb! This easy recipe cooks up in minutes and captures these sweet, tart, fruity flavors in a simple syrup that begs to be mixed into cocktails, mocktails, lemonade, or drizzled over pancakes. Strawberry rhubarb …READ MORE

5 Minute Pineapple Ginger Syrup

5 Minute Pineapple Ginger Syrup

This all-natural pineapple ginger syrup is the quickest, easiest recipe you’ll find! With just three ingredients and about five minutes, you’ll have a sweet, tropical syrup that’s great in cocktails, mocktails, iced teas, or lemonade. It’s also an integral ingredient in some fun Starbucks copycat …READ MORE