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Basic Sugar Syrup (aka Simple Syrup)

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ready in: under 30 minutes
serves/makes:   7 cups

recipe id: 27319
cook method: stovetop

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4 cups sugar
4 cups water


Combine sugar and water in a large saucepan, and stir well. Bring sugar mixture to a boil, and cook 1 minute or until the sugar dissolves, stirring constantly.

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28 calories, 0 grams fat, 7 grams carbohydrates, 0 grams protein per tablespoon. This recipe is low in sodium. This recipe is low in fat.
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