Ater (simple syrup)


2 parts
1 part
Juice of lemon
to taste
Rose or orange blossom water
to taste (note that these are fairly strong flavours. A little goes a long way)


  1. Mix the sugar, water, and lemon juice in a saucepan
  2. Cover the saucepan and bring the mixture to a biol
  3. Let boil for 5 minutes
  4. Reduce the heat and uncover. Let it simmer for around 5 more minutes, or until the syrup streams when poured from a spoon.
  5. Add some rose/orange blossom water. Let simmer for another minute

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