Homemade Butterscotch Schnapps

READY IN: 12mins
Recipe by Alisa Lea

I've started thinking about making homemade goodies for the holidays and I searched this site for a butterscotch schnapps recipe and didn't find one. I found this elsewhere on the web, from a cookbook called Cordials From Your Kitchen. Gonna start a batch tomorrow! (Had to guess on the servings and cook time)

Top Review by Brewerchef

Great Stuff Gets better with age

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 12 cup brandy
  • 1 cup 100 proof vodka
  • 1 12 teaspoons concentrated butterscotch extract
  • 10 drops yellow food coloring (optional)


  1. Boil sugar and water together, cool.
  2. Pour into 1-qt container and add brandy, vodka, flavoring and food-coloring.
  3. Cover and shake vigorously to blend.
  4. Let stand in a cool, dark place for 1 month before serving.

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