Lapsang Souchong (Smoky) Simple Syrup - The Tea & Spice Shoppe

Lapsang Souchong (Smoky) Simple Syrup

Here, we're providing some sample recipes on how to use a simple syrup made from our Lapsang Souchong. Check it out: here.

If you don't know how to make a simple syrup, you can learn how in our post here. It's super easy and is a fun way to add a bit of character to your beverages, cocktails, desserts, or as a creative addition to your culinary repertoire!

Cocktail Recipes

Smoky Old Fashioned

  • 1 oz whiskey
  • 0.5 oz Lapsang Souchong simple syrup
  • 2 dashes bitters (orange)
  • add orange rind, pour over ice

Smoky Caesar

  • 1-1.5 oz vodka
  • 0.25 oz Lapsang Souchong simple syrup
  • 0.25 oz fresh lemon juice
  • 0.5 oz olive juice
  • 3 oz Clamato
  • 10 dashes of Worcestershire sauce (or add how you like)
  • 10 dashes of tobasco (or add how you like)
  • Optional Additions: add pepper, dill, cayenne
  • Shake on ice.

Many bartenders will use various tricks to infuse a smoky flavor into their cocktails. But now, you can simply create a smoke simple syrup using our Lapsang Souchong to add that smoky characteristic you're looking for to any cocktail, beverage, or dessert you make!

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