Herb Snow-cone Recipe

Herb Snow Cone Recipe

Prep Time: 3 minutes

Cook Time: 30 min. 

Total Time: chill 3 hrs./overnight

Yield: 2 cups

From: https://www.allrecipes.com/recipe/73492/snow-cone-syrup-ii/

Recipe amended by EAT South


  • 4-6 fresh sprigs of herbs (mint, lemon thyme, or chocolate mint)

  • 2 cups water

  • 1 cup sugar

  • Natural food coloring (Fresh Market carries sometimes)

  • Shaved ice


  1. In a saucepan, stir together the sugar and water. Bring to a boil, and boil for about 1 minute. 

  2. Add herbs to the pot whole and simmer for 5 minutes.

  3. Remove from heat and let stand for 20 minutes to steep herbs. 

  4. Allow to cool, and strain herbs out using a fine sieve. Store in a container for pouring. 

  5. Allow to cool in the refrigerator a couple hours to overnight. 

  6. Pour over shaved ice to flavor.