Homemade Creme De Menthe

“I was making all kinds of liquers last summer for Christmas gifts and stumbled across this recipe, but I don't remember where I found it. Very yummy- make sure you use a high-quality vodka for a really smooth finish(I found Seagram's Silver to be good quality for a great price). The lower-grade vodkas tend to give it too much of a bite. T”
READY IN:
744hrs 15mins
YIELD:
1 1/4 quarts
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 4 cups granulated sugar
  • 2 cups water
  • 3 cups vodka
  • 1 tablespoon mint (real, not artificial) or 1 tablespoon peppermint extract (real, not artificial)

Directions

  1. Boil sugar and water together.
  2. Let cool.
  3. Combine all other ingredients in a large pitcher.
  4. Add sugar syrup, stirring to combine, and pour into clean sterilized bottles for storage.
  5. Age for a month.

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