Rhubarb-Orange-Mint Shrub

April 1, 2016
Rhubarb-Orange Mint Shrub | WGBH | Craving Boston
4 cups rhubarb, thinly sliced
1 medium orange, peeled and sliced
1 cup sugar
1 cup vinegar
2 fresh mint sprigs
  1. Combine the rhubarb, orange slices and sugar in a large glass bowl. Mix and mash with a wooden spoon until the ingredients are well combined.
  2. Cover and refrigerate for 2 days, mixing after the first day to continue incorporating the sugar into the fruit syrup.
  3. Strain the syrup into a clean 16-20 oz. jar
  4. Add the vinegar and spearmint, removing spearmint after 3 hours.

Shrub will keep in the refrigerator for several weeks. (If it lasts that long!)