Strawberry Lavender Simple Syrup

Strawberry Mint Julep

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.

Strawberry Mint Julep

For a tasty mint julep:

1 3/4 ounces strawberry lavender simple syrup

2 ounces bourbon

Crushed ice

Pack your glass with crushed ice, pour in bourbon & syrup. Top off with more crushed ice, garnish with a tiny mint sprig, and enjoy!

XO

Charleston Spice Co.

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