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Cinnamon Simple Syrup

Cinnamon Simple Syrup
Image: / Tim Nusog

This easy-to-make simple syrup is infused with cinnamon sticks and can be used to add sweetness and a touch of cinnamon spice to a variety of cocktails.


  • 2 cinnamon sticks, broken into pieces

  • 5 ounces sugar

  • 5 ounces water


  1. Add the cinnamon sticks, sugar and water into a small saucepan.

  2. Bring to a boil over high heat, then reduce the heat to low and simmer for a few minutes.

  3. Remove the pan from the heat, cover and let the liquid infuse for at least 6 hours.

  4. Strain out the solids and store the remaining liquid, tightly sealed, in the refrigerator.