How To make a Simple Syrup
When you're getting into making cocktails, there are a handful of must-know ingredients and gestures. One of the most practical and often used? Simple syrup. Good news is it's ultra-simple to make. Just remember: equal parts sugar and water.
In a saucepan heat 500ml of water.
Bring to a simmer then add 500 g of sugar.
Stir gently until it starts boiling.
Remove from heat.
Keep stirring until sugar is fully dissolved.
Let cool before using.