. The Easiest Stevia Simple Syrup Recipe

The Easiest Stevia Simple Syrup Recipe

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Making your own Stevia Simple Syrup may sound daunting but it is way easier than you might think. All you need is a small saucepan, some water, and stevia!

This Stevia Simple Syrup recipe contains no carbs, sugar, or calories which makes it a great option for people with diabetes. It is an easy and affordable way to add sweetness to your cocktails, mocktails, coffee, iced tea, smoothies, and even oatmeal!

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Ingredients for stevia simple syrup

All you need is two ingredients – water and stevia!


  1. Bring water to a boil in a small saucepan. 
  2. Add Stevia, reduce to a simmer, and cook until stevia is fully dissolved.
  3. Remove from heat and let cool to room temperature.
  4. Store in fridge.


You can add all kinds of different flavors to your stevia simple syrup by infusing it with different flavorings such as:

  • Herbs: Mint, basil, rosemary, lavender, and thyme are all great, refreshing options.
  • Fruits: Berries (strawberries, raspberries, blueberries), citrus (peels and juice from lemons, oranges, or limes), or even stone fruits like peaches or cherries can add great flavor for summertime cocktails and mocktails.
  • Spices: Try adding cinnamon, cloves, or cardamom for a comforting fall coffee beverage.
  • Other Flavorings: Vanilla extract, almond extract, coffee beans, tea bags, or even edible flowers like roses or lavender can also be used.

Frequently Asked Questions

What Is Stevia?

Stevia is a zero calorie, plant based sweetener that is about 30 times sweeter than sugar.

Can stevia simple syrup be used in place of regular simple syrup?

Yes! Simple syrup made with stevia can be used interchangeably with regular simple syrup in recipes.

Can I bake with Stevia Simple Syrup?

This syrup is not meant for baking. It should not be used in place of sugar or corn syrup in recipes.

How many packets of stevia are needed for this recipe?

To get 1/4 cup of Truvia, you will need to use 24 individual packets.

What type of Stevia works best in stevia simple syrup?

We had the best results using a granulated stevia such as Truvia. Some people prefer to use a stevia powder but it might result in a more bitter tasting simple syrup.

Tips for storing

Store in a glass jar in the refrigerator for 1-2 weeks.

Stevia simple syrup

Stevia Simple Syrup

This easy two ingredient stevia simple syrup takes less than 5 minutes to make, tastes delicious, and contains no sugar, carbs, or calories!
Prep Time 2 minutes
Cook Time 3 minutes
Course Drinks
Servings 16


  • 1 Small saucepan


  • 1 Cup water
  • 1/4 Cup Granulated Stevia


  • Bring water to a boil in a small saucepan.
  • Add Stevia, reduce to a simmer, and cook until stevia is fully dissolved (about 1-2 minutes).
  • Remove from heat and let cool to room temperature.
  • Store in fridge.
Keyword cocktails, coffee, diabetes-friendly, Easy, keto-friendly, mocktails, Quick, sugar-free

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