Blog Posts - Syrup

Ginger-Grapefruit Martini

YIELD: 1 SERVING I’ve long been a fan of ginger-flavored drinks, and my husband likes grapefruit drinks, so when I enjoyed a ginger-grapefruit ice cream at a friend’s dinner party, I found the inspiration... The post Ginger-Grapefruit...
by Know Recipes on Apr 23, 2016

Sparkling Strawberry Cocktail

YIELD: 1 SERVING Once you get started with them, you’ll find that shrubs are a fantastic cocktail ingredient. This is a twist on a classic strawberry cocktail with the addition of balsamic vinegar and... The post Sparkling Strawberry Co...
by Know Recipes on Apr 22, 2016

Fizzy Bloody Mary

YIELD: 1 SERVING Everyone’s favorite hangover cure is enhanced with a bit of fizz—perfect for brunch. Everyone likes their Bloodies a little different, so feel free to adjust the recipe as you see fit.... The post Fizzy Bloody Mary ap...
by Know Recipes on Apr 21, 2016

Carrot Corn Muffins with Maple Butter

When the Food Network schedule for Spring dishes for #SensationalSides came out, I knew it would be too much of a stretch to consider Carrot Cake for today when carrots are our featured dish. Still, I could not quite get the idea of a baked good with...
by Creative Culinary on Apr 21, 2016

Prickly Pear Margarita

YIELD: 1 SERVING Prickly pear has a color and flavor that seem like nature designed it with cocktails in mind. In the southwest, it’s been used that way since at least the nineteenth century.... The post Prickly Pear Margarita appeared...
by Know Recipes on Apr 20, 2016


YIELD: 1 SERVING I like margaritas with salt, but a salt-rimmed glass usually results in a couple of sips that are too salty. Incorporating salt directly into the syrup results in a margarita with... The post Margarita appeared first on K...
by Know Recipes on Apr 19, 2016

Kahlúa Egg Cream

YIELD: 1 SERVING I think this adult egg cream is a fun final course at a casual dinner party. It’s both a dessert and a mild cocktail. If your crowd wants a stronger drink,... The post Kahlúa Egg Cream appeared first on Know Recipes.
by Know Recipes on Apr 18, 2016

Egg Cream

YIELD: 1 SERVING Egg creams are a classic old-time New York concoction made with milk, seltzer, and chocolate syrup. Traditionalists may balk at my use of cream instead of milk, but I think using... The post Egg Cream appeared first on Kn...
by Know Recipes on Apr 17, 2016

Chocolate Syrup

YIELD: ABOUT 3/4 CUP I’m not sure why chocolate soda isn’t more popular—I was surprised by how much I enjoyed (and occasionally craved) this drink. A glass is chocolatey enough to fill in for... The post Chocolate Syrup appeared fir...
by Know Recipes on Apr 16, 2016

Lil Wayne Has Remixed Bill Withers’ 1972 Song “Lean On Me” To Be About Lean/Syrup

Back in February, HOT 97’s Marisa Mendez went on Twitter to tweet that she “heard so many dope new Wayne tracks” and last week, A$AP Retro asked her about the new Lil Wayne music she had listened to. Marisa revealed that one of the...
by Lil Wayne on Apr 13, 2016

Quickie Pear Shrub

YIELD: 1 CUP Don’t have the time to make a real shrub? Not totally sold that you’re going to like them? Try this fast and easy shrub to get a feel for the vinegar... The post Quickie Pear Shrub appeared first on Know Recipes.
by Know Recipes on Apr 10, 2016

Persimmon–Black Pepper Shrub

YIELD: ABOUT 1 CUP Persimmons are an Asian fruit with a deep orange color and a floral taste, which is nicely contrasted by black pepper in this recipe. The peppercorns need to be cracked... The post Persimmon–Black Pepper Shrub appeare...
by Know Recipes on Apr 9, 2016

Strawberry-Balsamic Shrub

YIELD: ABOUT 1 CUP Strawberries and balsamic are a favorite combination of mine. The slightly sweet, rich flavor of balsamic makes it a great addition to a strawberry dessert. In soda form, the combination... The post Strawberry-Balsamic...
by Know Recipes on Apr 8, 2016

Grape Shrub

YIELD: ABOUT 1 CUP Grape juice is extremely sweet, but this shrub strips that down a bit, revealing a clearer essence of grape flavor. You’ll want to boil the vinegar until the grapes are... The post Grape Shrub appeared first on Know R...
by Know Recipes on Apr 7, 2016

Plum Shrub

YIELD: ABOUT 1 CUP This is a great place to start your appreciation of shrubs. While the drink has the distinct vinegar clarity you expect from shrubs, a strong plum flavor also comes through.... The post Plum Shrub appeared first on Know...
by Know Recipes on Apr 6, 2016

Fizzy Papaya-Orange Agua Fresca

YIELD: ABOUT 2 CUPS This drink has a fairly intense papaya flavor, so make sure you are on board with the sweet richness of papaya before making this recipe. If you can find blood... The post Fizzy Papaya-Orange Agua Fresca appeared first...
by Know Recipes on Apr 5, 2016

Fizzy Honeydew-Strawberry Agua Fresca

YIELD: ABOUT 1 1/4 CUPS Honeydews are considered by many to be the sweetest melons. The strawberries add flavor and a bit of thickness to this refreshing agua fresca. HONEYDEW-STRAWBERRY JUICE 2 cups cubed... The post Fizzy Honeydew-Straw...
by Know Recipes on Apr 4, 2016

Fizzy Cucumber-Mint Agua Fresca

YIELD: ABOUT 2 CUPS This is the perfect drink for someone who wants a flavorful refreshment but doesn’t have a big sweet tooth. Cucumber and mint come together for a cool, brightly flavored drink.... The post Fizzy Cucumber-Mint Agua Fr...
by Know Recipes on Apr 3, 2016

Fizzy Watermelon-Jalapeño Agua Fresca

YIELD: ABOUT 2 CUPS Watermelon and jalapeño make for a great pairing of sweet and heat. The level of heat in individual jalapeños can vary quite a bit, so you may want to taste... The post Fizzy Watermelon-Jalapeño Agua Fresca appeared...
by Know Recipes on Apr 2, 2016

Fizzy Cantaloupe Agua Fresca

YIELD: ABOUT 1 3/4 CUPS My husband still raves about the Fizzy Cantaloupe Agua Fresca he enjoyed in San Francisco’s Mission District over six years ago. I can’t eat a cantaloupe without hearing about... The post Fizzy Cantaloupe Agua...
by Know Recipes on Apr 1, 2016

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