This dreamy and delicious syrup is perfect for a Mint Julep or any kind of cocktail!!
Strawberry Lavender Simple Syrup
1/2 cup lavender sugar
1/2 cup water
1/4 cup sliced strawberries
10 mint leaves (give or take a few)
Combine all ingredients in a small pan over medium-high heat, stir until sugar dissolves. Remove from heat and steep for at least 15 minutes. Strain into a container and, if not cool, let come to room temperature and use immediately or cover and store in the fridge for up to 3 weeks.
For a tasty mint julep:
1 3/4 ounces strawberry lavender simple syrup
2 ounces bourbon
Pack your glass with crushed ice, pour in bourbon & syrup. Top off with more crushed ice, garnish with a tiny mint sprig, and enjoy!
Charleston Spice Co.