Plum syrup

11:30 am on 10 March 2014


  • 500g plums diced 1cm or chopped in blender
  • 1.5kg sugar
  • 2L water


Heat ingredients to 70°C, steep for 12 hours, strain the plum pulp out, reheat to 80°C and bottle in clean, hot bottles. Cap and invert bottles. Should keep for at least a month in the fridge once open.

Ice cream float:

To make an ice cream float/spider, use 35ml chilled syrup, half soda, ice cream, more soda and serve with spoon and straw.

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