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simple syrup

a thick, sweet liquid, usually prepared from sugar and water and used chiefly as a base for soda fountain flavors.
Also called bar syrup, gomme syrup. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • As an alternative sweetener for the meringues, we're going to try seeping stevia leaves in water to make a simple syrup.
  • Waiting for simple syrup to cool always took so long.
  • Poach the slices in a simple syrup until translucent.
  • Although sugar is high in simple syrup as you have pointed out, there is no ban on serving syrup.

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