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Simple Syrup: Do You Buy It or Make It?

Simple SyrupIf you can boil water, then you can make simple syrup, the sugar-and-water sweetener used to add flavor to drinks and desserts. Still, a shocking number of people that I know are willing to fork over good money to buy it ready-to-use. What do you prefer to do?

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aniline aniline 5 years
I could see a bartender buying premade simple syrup in an emergency but I can't imagine why anyone would buy it for home use.
bluesarahlou bluesarahlou 5 years
I didn't know they sell pre-made syrup either. It's ridiculously easy to make.
amber512 amber512 5 years
Neither, I have never used a simple syrup.
Katie-Sweeney Katie-Sweeney 5 years
I didn't even realize they sold it premade!
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