This Orange Simple Syrup is not only a versatile addition to your kitchen, it also promises quality. Crafted with carefully selected oranges, without artificial flavors or preservatives, it’s your passport to an authentic orange flavor.
Delicious Orange Flavor
You should definitely try Orange Simple Syrup in your cocktails and mocktails. Make sure to check out my recipe for the classic South Texas Paloma Cocktail which contains all the citrus flavors and tequila. You will notice Ginger Syrup and Strawberry Syrup on my blog as well which also make amazing cocktails and desserts.
You can also make a deliciously simple cocktail by combining 1 oz (28ml) of Orange Simple Syrup with a serving of prosecco or cava sparkling wine. The citrus flavor is incredibly refresshing when combined with bubbles. Make sure it is well chilled for maximum refreshment!
Bring Stale Cake Back to Life
Of course you can use this versatile syrup on pancakes, waffles or crepes. But I really love cakes soaked in this syrup. Do you have leftover stale pound cake? Fruit flavored syrups to the rescue! Soak your cake in a little syrup, add fresh fruit and a little whipped cream. It’s a new dessert!
You can also mix this syrup with brandy, rum or liqueuer when soaking your cakes. Have you ever had a Rum Baba cake? It’s a dense cake soaked in a rummy syrup. If you have this syrup on hand, you are more than halfway to completing a similar dessert!
Incorporate Orange Simple Syrup into your culinary repertoire and witness the transformation of your fruit glazing endeavors. From enhancing the natural flavors to adding an appealing sheen, this secret weapon will level up your creations. Get started today and unlock a realm of endless possibilities for perfectly glazed fruit. Don’t wait any longer – it’s time to indulge in the enchantment of orange simple syrup!
Are you ready for a delightful journey of taste? Dive into the world of Orange Simple Syrup and experience the difference that true, undiluted citrus zest can make to your everyday dishes. It’s time for your taste buds to embark on an adventure with the magic of citrus in a bottle.Print
Orange Simple Syrup for the Best Cocktails
- Prep Time: 5 minutes
- Cook Time: 5 minutes
- Total Time: 10 minutes
- Yield: About 3 cups 1x
½ cup orange juice, fresh if possible
1 ½ cups water (360ml)
2 cups sugar (400g)
Peel from 1–2 oranges
Pour the orange juice, water and sugar in a heavy saucepan. Stir until sugar is dissolved. Add the orange peel. Heat over high heat and bring to a boil. Simmer for 5 minutes. Remove from heat and cool completely.
Strain out and discard the orange peel. Store the cooled syrup in a glass jar or bottle in the refrigerator.
Exccvellent for cakes, mocktails and iced tea also!