How do you make syrup from extracts??? - Home Brew Forums
Register Now For Free!

Home Brew Forums > Wine, Mead, Cider, Sake & Soda > Soda Making > How do you make syrup from extracts???

Thread Tools
Old 08-30-2010, 01:28 AM   #1
Apr 2010
Posts: 124
Liked 3 Times on 3 Posts

I'm thinking about buying a CO2 system.

Can you make soda syrups from extracts (Gnome, rainbow, etc.) for mixing with carbonated water?

With syrups like this, how long do they last without going bad? Do you refrigerate them or not?

Thanks, Doug

Reply With Quote
Old 08-30-2010, 01:28 PM   #2
david_42's Avatar
Oct 2005
Oak Grove, Oregon, USA
Posts: 25,599
Liked 158 Times on 148 Posts

Yes, just mix the extract, sugar and boiling water to make a gallon of syrup. Mix that 1:3 with soda water (for extracts that make 4 gallons. 1:4 for five gallons.).

They have to be refrigerated and will last for months.

Reply With Quote
Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Best source for root beer extracts ELittle Soda Making 46 03-11-2014 11:40 PM
Root Beer Extracts Shatt Soda Making 16 12-10-2010 07:29 PM
sodastream soda extracts? bkov Soda Making 9 08-13-2010 11:48 PM
Hop Tech Root Beer Extracts and Recipe Questions???? duganderson Soda Making 1 05-03-2010 12:43 AM
Mr Pepper / Dr Pibb extracts jtrainer Soda Making 2 10-03-2009 02:51 AM

Forum Jump