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 may take pleasure in in cocktails, coffees, sodas, and extra! This recipe makes use of store-bought rose water so you may 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 fire, scorching beverage in hand. Coconut appears like the most well liked day of the summer season spent on a seashore, sand between your toes. Rose petals really feel like my greatest female self: glad, in love with life, and embracing my identification. Roses are in season Could to October, and I really feel so good amongst all of the blooming flowers beneath the summer season solar. One solution 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 possibly can develop edible flowers your self, or search for meals grade flowers on the retailer. Simply be sure that they’re not grown with dangerous, inedible chemical compounds. Rose petals particularly are a great supply of vitamin C, calcium, Iron, vitamin A, and vitamin E. They’re additionally excessive in phytonutrients [source]. Rose water is even nice on your pores and skin! Use it as a toner to hydrate and assist soothe irritation. To not point out it smells unbelievable!

Dried rose petals look lovely on lattes, in a shower, or as a dessert or drink garnish. Rose syrup is the right 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. Speak about refreshing!

Step by step instructions for making rose simple syrup

Methods to make rose easy syrup

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

The 1st step: Mix sugar, rose water, and water in a small pot and convey to a simmer. Stir properly to assist the sugar dissolve.

Step two: Cut back the warmth to low and prepare dinner for 20 minutes, or till the straightforward syrup has diminished by half. The syrup ought to be about the identical consistency as agave, if not a little bit runnier. It should thicken extra as soon as it cools. Watch out to not over scale back it and prepare dinner out the entire liquid.

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

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

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 contemporary 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 seek out rose water

  • Search for rose water at your native grocery retailer within the “Worldwide” meals aisle. You can too 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. 

Methods to retailer

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