Rose Easy Syrup – Candy Potato Soul by Jenné Claiborne

homemade closeup of Rose simple syrup in a jarA scrumptious and easy-to-make Rose Easy Syrup you’ll be able to take pleasure in in cocktails, coffees, sodas, and extra! This recipe makes use of store-bought rose water so you can also make all of it 12 months spherical.

Scents and flavors are sometimes deeply tied to recollections and emotions. Cinnamon appears like a comfortable fall day across the hearth, scorching beverage in hand. Coconut appears like the most popular day of the summer season spent on a seaside, sand between your toes. Rose petals really feel like my finest female self: completely satisfied, in love with life, and embracing my identification. Roses are in season Might to October, and I really feel so good amongst all of the blooming flowers below the summer season solar. One option to get that feeling you’re keen on 12 months spherical is thru meals and this rose easy syrup is ideal for that!

homemade Rose simple syrup in a jar

Are roses edible?

Do you know some flowers are edible? Rose petals are edible (all varieties!), and make for a fantastic garnish for food and drinks. You may develop edible flowers your self, or search for meals grade flowers on the retailer. Simply be certain that they’re not grown with dangerous, inedible chemical substances. Rose petals particularly are a superb supply of vitamin C, calcium, Iron, vitamin A, and vitamin E. They’re additionally excessive in phytonutrients [source]. Rose water is even nice to your pores and skin! Use it as a toner to hydrate and assist soothe irritation. To not point out it smells unimaginable!

Dried rose petals look lovely on lattes, in a shower, or as a dessert or drink garnish. Rose syrup is the proper addition to coffees, teas, and cocktails. Have you ever tried my strawberry rose bramble recipe but? It’s made with gin, muddled strawberries, and this do-it-yourself rose easy syrup. Discuss refreshing!

Step by step instructions for making rose simple syrup

How you can make rose easy syrup

Easy syrup is available in many variations and the directions and components are easy. Home made syrup is a 1:1 ratio of sugar to water, simmered till the sugar is dissolved and the combination is thickened. You may add just about any flavoring to alter the syrup: citrus peels or zest, flower petals, and taste extracts are all issues that change the flavour of straightforward syrups.

The first step: Mix sugar, rose water, and water in a small pot and produce to a simmer. Stir properly to assist the sugar dissolve.

Step two: Cut back the warmth to low and cook dinner for 20 minutes, or till the easy syrup has diminished by half. The syrup must be about the identical consistency as agave, if not somewhat runnier. It can thicken extra as soon as it cools. Watch out to not over cut back it and cook dinner out all the liquid.

Step three: Enable to chill then retailer in a glass jar for as much as 2 weeks. If utilizing different components, like recent petals or citrus peels, pressure the liquid earlier than transferring it.

I like including floral taste to my drinks and meals. If I’m feeling somewhat down, it’s a small pick-me-up that will get me feeling higher. What taste or meals makes you are feeling that approach?

Hibiscus Strawberry Tea sweetened with Rose simple syrup

Different makes use of for rose easy syrup

  • Use to sweeten this Hibiscus Pineapple Pores and skin Tea (pictured above)
  • Add it to cocktails like this refreshing Strawberry Gin Bramble
  • Drizzle easy syrup over waffles, pancakes, and crepes
  • Add to lemonade or glowing water (do-it-yourself soda, anybody?)
  • Sweeten espresso and tea (iced or scorching)
  • Drizzle over desserts after they’re baked to maintain them moist and hydrated
homemade closeup of Rose simple syrup in a jar

Rose Easy Syrup

Floral and scrumptious do-it-yourself rose easy syrup is ideal in drinks, on desserts, and in cocktails. With simply 3 easy components, it’s simple to make, and stays recent within the fridge for weeks.

Prepare dinner Time 20 minutes


  • 1 cup cane sugar
  • 1/2 cup rose water I purchase Cortas or Sadaf model. Often cheaper in retailer than on-line
  • 1/2 cup water


The place to search out rose water

  • Search for rose water at your native grocery retailer within the “Worldwide” meals aisle. You may as well discover it at worldwide grocery shops, Center jap and Indian grocery shops, or on-line. 
  • Rose water is normally cheaper in retailer (as little as $2 a bottle) than on-line.
  • I like to recommend Sadaf and Cortas model rose water. 

How you can retailer

Rose easy syrup must be saved in an hermetic glass jar within the fridge for as much as 2 weeks.