Candy Cane Simple Syrup
- 8 candy canes
- 1 cup water
- 2 cups granulated sugar
- 1In a plastic bag, break up the candy canes into small pieces.
- 2Add the candy canes to a saucepan with the water and sugar and stir over medium heat. While stirring, simmer for a few minutes, then turn off the heat and let the syrup cool.
- 3Pour the syrup through a fine-mesh strainer to filter out any remaining pieces of candy, then store in an airtight jar. Use it in cocktails, hot drinks, or on top of ice cream.
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