2 cups water,
4 cups sugar,
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1 teaspoon ground nutmeg
1 tablespoon whole cloves
- Combine all ingredients into a pot and bring to a boil. Reduce heat and let simmer, allowing liquid to reduce for 45 minutes.
- Strain through a cheesecloth or coffee filter. Refrigerate.
Editors note: This spiced syrup was used in the Special Occasion, Indigo Orchard and Plum Perfect toddies.
- from Jasmine Beck of Cocktail Club, Charleston, SC