Lemon Verbena Simple Syrup
Use this recipe to make Pear-Lemon Fizzes.
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Martha Stewart Weddings, Fall 2007
Yield Makes about 1 1/8 cups (enough for 12 fizzes)
- 1 cup water
- 1 cup sugar
- 1/2 cup fresh lemon verbena leaves
- Bring water and sugar to a boil in a saucepan, stirring to dissolve sugar. Add lemon verbena. Reduce heat, and simmer 10 minutes. Let cool. Strain, discarding lemon verbena. Syrup can be refrigerated in an airtight container for up to 1 month.
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