When it comes to giving hot and cold drinks a unique burst of flavour, syrups can be an ideal addition. But with so many flavours on offer, if can be difficult to decide where to start. Here are just a few recipe ideas to give your drinks a new lease of life.


Approved by the Vegetarian Society, Sweetbird is free from GMOs and artificial flavourings. Sweetbird syrups are ideal for adding new flavours to both hot and cold drinks.

Almond Chai Chocolate

1 pump of Sweetbird Chai Syrup

1 pump of Sweetbird Almond Syrup

2 pumps of Sweetbird Chocolate sauce

Steamed Milk

Combine the syrups and sauce in a cup, top it with steamed milk, stir and finish with a dusting of cinnamon.

Black Forest Frappe

2 pumps of Sweetbird Cherry Syrup

1 pump of Sweetbird Amaretto Syrup

1 scoop of chocolate frappe powder



Professional blender

Fill the cup with ice and top it with milk. Pour the ingredients into a blender, add the syrups, frappe powder and blend it all until it’s smooth. Pour it all into a cup and serve.


With 100 years of experience, Monin has created more than 140 delicious syrup flavours. Here are a couple of delicious recipes for you to try.

Mango Gum

40ml of Monin Bubble Gum Syrup

60ml of Mango juice

60ml of milk

Pour all ingredients into a blender cup, cover it with ice cubes and blend it until it is all smooth. Finally pour all of the ingredients into a cocktail glass.

Fresh & Cool

20ml of Monin Vanilla Syrup

20ml of Monin Mojito Mint Syrup

1 shot of espresso

20ml of milk

Pour all the ingredients into a blender cup, fill it with ice cubes and again blend it until its smooth!

Jordan’s Skinny Syrup

Inspired by the abundance of delicious but unhealthy drinks on the market, the team behind Jordan’s Skinny Syrup decided to create a range of syrups that taste great without the calories and sugar. If you’d like to try a few for yourself, here are some creative ways you can use the syrups in your drinks.

Skinny Blueberry Cosmopolitan

4 oz. of Jordan’s Skinny Cosmopolitan Mix

1.5 oz. Blueberry Vodka

1 0z. Jordan’s Skinny Blueberry Syrup

Sinless Health Bar Martini

1 ½ oz. of Jordan’s Skinny Syrup English Toffee Syrup

2 ½ oz. of chocolate almond milk

2 oz. of chocolate vodka

Place all ingredients in a shaker and shake vigorously. Strain and pour into a martini glass.

Researched and written by Red Cow Media