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Fennel Syrup

  • SERVINGS: Makes about 12 ounces
  • MAKE-AHEAD

Use this infused syrup to make the Almond-Fennel Cooler.

  1. 1 cup water
  2. 1 cup granulated sugar
  3. 1 tablespoon fennel seeds
  1. In a spice grinder, coarsely grind fennel seeds. In a small saucepan, combine the ground fennel seeds with water and bring to a boil. Remove from the heat, cover and let stand for 20 minutes. Pour the fennel liquid into a jar through a fine strainer. Add sugar, cover and shake gently until the sugar is completely dissolved. Refrigerate the fennel syrup for up to 1 month.