Spiced Brown Sugar Syrup Recipe Description This can be used in a variety of holiday cocktails and concoctions, including one of my favorite holiday drinks, the Clementine Sour, as well as Miro’s Miracle and Santa’s Whiskey Flip. Ingredients 1 cup water 1 cup brown sugar 3 cinnamon sticks, broken into piecesmaybe throw in an extra one for good measure! 8 whole clovesmaybe throw in a few extras! Preparation In medium saucepan, combine all ingredients and bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low and simmer for 10 minutes. Let cool. Strain and refrigerate.