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Cherry Simple Syrup
|Prep time||10 minutes|
|Cook time||10 minutes|
|Total time||20 minutes|
Add some cherry flavor to your favorite beverages with this Cherry Simply Syrup. You won't believe how simple it is to make.
- 1 cup fresh cherries (pitted and sliced in half)
- 1 cup water
- 3/4 cups raw granulated sugar
|Heat the sugar, cherries, and water in a medium saucepan over medium-high heat.|
|Simmer for 10 minutes, reducing heat if mixture starts to boil.|
|Remove from heat and smash cherries with a potato masher.|
|Allow to cool for 10 minutes, then pour through a mesh strainer into a bowl or cup.|
|Use a large spoon to push as much liquid through the strainer as possible.|
|Store in a sealed container in the refrigerator.|