Monique Carr Makes Shrubs
Spellbound Syrups is popularizing the fruity, probiotic drink
A shrub is any drink made from a vinegar-based syrup, but the word can refer to the syrup itself, too. Most of the shrubs you’ll find here in Albuquerque are made by one person: Monique Carr, the woman behind Spellbound Syrups.
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Meyer Lemon Shrub Recipe
Shrubs are easy to make and tasty to drink
If you haven’t started drinking shrubs yet, where have you been, homie? These sweet and tart probiotic fruit drinks are getting pretty trendy right about now, and for good reason—they’re not only delicious, but wicked easy to make.
This week is all about introducing you to some things you might not know about, or at least don’t know how to make (yet).
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