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Simple Syrup Recipe

This simple syrup recipe makes a wonderful dessert sauce for pancakes. We love it over our favourite banana pancake recipe.

If you enjoy the flavour of honey then you will love this recipe. It has become quite a favourite with my husband.

The recipe is very simple to make and uses ingredients you are likely to have on hand in your pantry.

It makes a great accompaniment to pancakes and ice cream. Enjoy!

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Makes approximately 2 cups

1 cup brown sugar firmly packed
3/4 cup water
1/2 cup honey
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
pinch salt
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 tablespoon butter

1. Place brown sugar, water, honey, cinnamon and salt in a saucepan.

2. Stir over medium heat until brown sugar is dissolved and mixture comes to the boil.

3. Boil for approximately 5 minutes.

4. Remove from heat and stir in vanilla extract and butter.

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We hope you enjoy this recipe for simple syrup. It is delicious served over banana pancakes. Click here for our banana pancake recipe.

Tip! Vanilla essence can replace vanilla extract.

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