Scrumptious Strawberry Liqueur

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READY IN: 48hrs
YIELD: 1 litre
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Crush strawberries and sugar together in a bowl.
  • Let stand for about 1 hour.
  • Transfer to a clean 2 L container and add vodka, water, lemon zest, orange zest, and lemon juice.
  • Cover and let stand in a cool, dark place for 2 days, shaking frequently.
  • Use a fine-mesh strainer to strain out solids.
  • Discard.
  • Transfer liqueur to clean container, cover and let stand for 1 week.
  • Rack or filter into final container.
  • Age for at least 1 month before serving.
  • Yield: 1 litre.
  • Tip: Strawberries are easily bruised and mould quickly.
  • When making cordials with strawberries, it is important to use only fresh, ripe, unbruised fruit.
  • If berries have green tips or bruises, cut off these parts before using.
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