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Peach Shrub

Peach-Lavender Shrub and the Dog Days of Summer

Chef Norbert
Prep Time 3 d
Total Time 3 d
Course Drinks
Cuisine English
Servings 20
Calories 122 kcal


  • 3 Lbs peaches slightly overripe
  • 2 1/4 cups granulated sugar
  • 5 tbsp dried lavender
  • 2 1/2 cups apple cider vinegar


Prepare peaches

  • Wash peaches, remove the pit, and chop peaches into 1/2" pieces. Add the sugar and lavender, stir to coat. Cover tightly and set aside in a dark, cool spot until the mixture is syrupy and the fruit is broken down, approximately 2 to 3 days.
    3 Lbs peaches, 5 tbsp dried lavender, 2 1/4 cups granulated sugar

Add apple cider to peaces and strain

  • After 2 or 3 days, add the apple cider to the marinated peaches and mix well. Strain the peaches at least once through a cheesecloth or repeat as desired until the syrup shows no cloudiness. Pour into a sterilized glass bottle and store in the refrigerator.
    2 1/2 cups apple cider vinegar

Mix with club soda or water and enjoy

  • Mix one part peach-lavender syrup with ten parts of water or club soda and add more syrup, if desired. Enjoy!


Calories: 122kcal | Carbohydrates: 30g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 2mg | Potassium: 152mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 28g

Nutrition information is calculated using an ingredient database and should be considered an estimate

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