Combine ginger, sugar, and water in small saucepan. Bring to a boil and stir until sugar is dissolved. Remove from heat and cool for 30 minutes. Set a mesh strainer over a bowl. Pour ginger syrup through, discarding ginger. Transfer ginger syrup to an airtight container and store in refrigerator until ready to use. Makes 1 1/2 cups.
Pear Ginger Cocktail
Divide chopped pear between 2 glasses and muddle. Pour in vodka, ginger simple syrup, lemon juice and fill glass with ice. Float ginger ale on top and give a quick stir. Garnish with pear slice and/or lemon wedge.
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Other Alcohol to Try in Pear Ginger Cocktail
If you are looking for something different than a vodka ginger cocktail, try any of these alternative mixers.
Bourbon or whiskey
Alternative vodka flavors, such as pear vodka, vanilla, cinnamon, or traditional