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Lime Mint Simple Syrup

A refreshing lime mint simple syrup recipe, perfect to add to drinks!


  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 lime, cut into wedges
  • 10 mint leaves
  • 1/2 cup water


  1. Combine sugar, lime, and mint in a small saucepan.

  2. Gently muddle the lime and mint into the sugar.

  3. Add water and heat over medium heat. Bring to a boil, stirring until sugar is completely dissolved.

  4. Reduce heat, simmer, covered, for 10 minutes.

  5. Remove from heat and let sit for 20 minutes.

  6. Strain out lime and mint and let cool completely.

  7. Store syrup in a lidded jar or bottle in the refrigerator.