This star anise simple syrup was inspired by the black jelly bean and it will make you rethink your entire weekend cocktail menu. It's seriously so good and so easy to make that you should whip some up just to have on hand. Here's the recipe with three simple cocktail recipes to follow. You're going to lose your mind it's so good!
Star Anise Simple Syrup 2 ounces star anise 2 inches vanilla bean 1/4 cup organic brown sugar 1 cup organic baker's sugar 1 cup water
Prosecco Star 5-6 ounces prosecco 1 ounce star anise simple syrup
Rum Nectar 2 ounces golden rum 1 ounce lemon juice 3/4 ounce star anise simple syrup 2 ounces club soda *optional
Intense Anise 2 ounces vodka 3 ounces cranberry juice 3/4 ounce star anise simple syrup 1/2 ounce Luxardo liqueur