Homemade Flavored Syrups
These homemade coffee syrups only require a few easy ingredients, are easy to make, and make your coffee taste amazing. You'll never buy flavored syrups or creamers for your coffee again.
Servings 1 cups
- Basic syrup:
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 cup water
- Caramel variation: 1/2 cup caramel sauce
- Peppermint variation: 20 peppermint candies
- Warm Spice variation: 2 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp nutmeg, 2 tsp cloves
- Maple Vanilla variation: 3 tablespoons vanilla 1/4 cup maple syrup
Put ingredients into a heavy saucepan (this will help it not boil over as easily!).
Bring to gentle boil, stirring often, and take off the burner for a few minutes. (watch carefully that it doesn't boil over!)
Simmer on low for 15-20 minutes, stirring occasionally.
Cool before putting into a container.
Caramel variation: add caramel sauce after water comes to a boil.
Peppermint variation: add peppermints with water and sugar, stir often.
Warm spice variation: add spices after water has come to boil.
Maple Vanilla variation: add syrup with sugar and water, add vanilla after water comes to a boil.