Simple Syrup for Iced Tea
In the test kitchen, we keep sugar syrup in the refrigerator at all times during the summer. This recipe makes enough syrup for two pitchers of iced tea and can be doubled if you go through a lot of iced tea in your household.
WHY THIS RECIPE WORKS
Simple syrup is the best way to sweeten cold beverages from lemonade to iced tea. Unlike granulated sugar, which won’t dissolve readily, liquid simple syrup doesn’t make cold beverages gritty. Simple syrup is just equal parts water and suga...