15 Homemade Syrups to Make Breakfast Even Better

I think the best part of eating pancakes is having an excuse to eat maple syrup, since, you know, drinking syrup isn’t really socially acceptable. Go figure.

While pure maple syrup always will be the King of Syrups, there are a whole slew of amazing syrups out there to drench your breakfast food in. These 15 homemade syrups are just the tip of the syrup iceberg (mmmmm … syrup iceberg) and are sure to sweeten any breakfast!

  • Bring on the Syrup! 1 of 16

    These 15 syrups feature all kinds of wonderful flavors, from fruity to spicy to buttery and more!

  • Homemade Buttermilk Syrup 2 of 16
    homemade buttermilk syrup

    This buttery yet sweet syrup is totally addictive. You've been warned.

    Get the recipe here on Babble!

  • Raspberry Maple Syrup 3 of 16
    raspberry maple syrup

    This yummy syrup has maple flavor paired with raspberries and is especially delicious drizzled over brown sugar cornmeal waffles.

    Get the recipe here on Babble!

  • Vanilla Maple Syrup 4 of 16
    vanilla syrup

    About the only thing you could do to make maple syrup more delicious would be to add vanilla beans!

    Get the recipe here on Babble!

  • Blueberry-Pear Syrup 5 of 16
    blueberry-pear syrup

    This fruity syrup has just a hint of maple. Plus, blueberries always go with pancakes!

    Get the recipe here on Babble!

  • Brown Sugar Syrup 6 of 16
    brown sugar syrup

    If the pancakes are already cooked when you discover you are out of syrup (the horror!), this last-minute syrup recipe is just what you need.

    Get the recipe here on Babble!

  • Raspberry Syrup 7 of 16
    raspberry syrup

    This raspberry syrup is pure simplicity and pure delicious, especially poured over chocolate pancakes.

    Get the recipe here on Babble!

  • No-Cook Fresh Strawberry Syrup 8 of 16
    no-cook fresh strawberry syrup

    You can't get much easier than a no-cook recipe, and this fresh syrup is perfect at breakfast!

    Get the recipe here on Babble!

  • Homemade Chocolate Syrup 9 of 16
    homemade chocolate syrup

    This rich cocoa syrup is soooooo much better than the chocolate syrup at the store. And it's good for breakfast and dessert!

    Get the recipe from This Week for Dinner

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  • Coconut Vanilla "Honey" Syrup 10 of 16
    coconut vanilla honey syrup

    This syrup has wonderful coconut and vanilla flavors and has the consistency of honey, making it useful for all kinds of applications.

    Get the recipe from An Edible Mosaic

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  • Meyer Lemon Syrup 11 of 16
    meyer lemon syrup

    This meyer lemon syrup looks like lemon heaven!

    Get the recipe from My Life Runs on Food

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  • Orange Spice Maple Syrup 12 of 16
    orange spiced maple syrup

    This orange-flavored maple syrup has all kinds of cozy spices that make it look extra delicious!

    Get the recipe from Tasty Yummies

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  • Homemade Vanilla Syrup 13 of 16
    vanilla syrup

    This simple syrup is pure, unadulterated vanilla, and it would be great in all kinds of things, including your morning cup of joe!

    Get the recipe from Kitchen Treaty

    Photo source: Kitchen Treaty

  • Cranberry Syrup 14 of 16
    cranberry syrup

    What could be better than a stack of pancakes or waffles covered in sweet yet tart cranberry syrup? Not much!

    Get the recipe from Busy in Brooklyn

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  • Coconut Syrup 15 of 16
    coconut syrup

    If any flavor deserves its own syrup it's coconut!

    Get the recipe from Food Faith Fitness

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  • 7-Minute Salted Caramel Syrup 16 of 16
    7-minute salted caramel

    In just 7 minutes you can have this saucy, salty-sweet caramel syrup to drizzle on just about anything!

    Get the recipe from 52 Kitchen Adventures

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