BAY LEAF SYRUP RECIPE
Recommended Cake: Grecian
Created By: Candice Hunsinger
1/2 cup Water
1/4 cup Granulated Sugar
1 TBS fresh Lemon or Orange Juice
3 large, dried Bay Leaves, from a fresh jar
Tiny Pinch of Salt
Note: Make this syrup during the second half of the cake baking time.
1. Add all ingredients into a small pot and simmer over low heat until sugar is dissolved and mixture is reduced by 25%.
2. Remove bay leaves then pour syrup over cake while warm from the oven, allowing to absorb as it cools.
Optional: Dust with powdered sugar, use syrupy bay leaves as garnish.
STORAGE: Store in an air tight container at room temperature for up to 3 days.