What you will need: 2 cups of lilac florets, 2 cups sugar, and 2 cups water.
The time of the lilacs never lasts long enough, so we thought of a way to capture the season, while making creative concoctions. DIY-on-the-Fly shows you how to make lilac-infused drinks and cocktails. Just click here and see our step-by-step slideshow that shows you how. BY MICHELLE LEON, PHOTOS BY STEVE NEUHARTH