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simple syrup with Splenda

Buckskin2 May 10, 2011 02:04 PM

Can you made simple syrup with Splenda?

  1. letsindulge May 10, 2011 06:21 PM

    It'll basically be sweetened water but not anywhere close to syrupy.

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    1. re: letsindulge
      Buckskin2 May 13, 2011 12:16 PM

      I think that was my question. It's not even a true simple syrup. 2 tsp lemon zest 2 cups sugar, 1/2 cup water ,1 cup lemon juice boiled for 30 seconds. It's a lemon aid concentrate. I can have/ don't need that much sugar. Jerry

      1. re: Buckskin2
        magiesmom May 13, 2011 05:03 PM

        I hate splenda, but it dissolves easily so no boiling necessary. but I have simply learned to enjoy lemonade with just a little honey or sugar. try it!

    2. Cheflambo May 10, 2011 05:46 PM

      With all due respect, why would you want to?

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        jaykayen May 10, 2011 03:39 PM

        You shouldn't need to, as Splenda easily dissolves.

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