Eucalyptus Simple Syrup

Eucalyptus Martini
Humberto Marques
  • 5 mins
  • Prep: 5 mins,
  • Cook: 0 mins
  • Yield: 1 Cocktail

Use this refreshing eucalyptus simple syrup to create great herbal cocktails like the Eucalyptus Martini and Koala Mojito.

This recipe is courtesy of Humberto Marques of Oloroso in Edinburgh, Scotland. Marques put together a great analysis of "Herbs & Spices in the Cocktails Mixology".

In 2013, Marques released a eucalyptus syrup as part of his The Bartist line which can be found at

What You'll Need

  • 16 ounces water
  • 16 ounces sugar
  • 1/3 cup fresh eucalyptus

How to Make It

  1. Mix sugar with water and bring to a boil.
  2. Simmer for 1 minute, then add eucalyptus leaves and liquidize.
  3. Put in a bowl and cover in cling film for 15 minutes, then refrigerate.