Limoncello

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    Nutritional Information

    Per Serving

    • Calories 116 calories
    • Fat 0 g
    • Sat Fat 0 g
    • Cholesterol 0 mg
    • Sodium 0 mg
    • Protein 0 g
    • Carbohydrate 13 g
    • Sugar 12 g
    • Fiber 0 g
    • Iron 0 mg
    • Calcium 0 mg

Remove the zest from the lemons with a vegetable peeler; combine with the vodka in a large pitcher. Cover and keep in a cool, dark place for five days. Strain and discard the zest.

Simmer the sugar and water in a large saucepan, stirring, until the sugar dissolves, 4 to 6 minutes; let cool. Stir into the vodka mixture. Refrigerate for up to 1 month.

 

Ingredients

  1. Check 10 lemons
  2. Check 2 750-milliliter bottles vodka
  3. Check 3 cups granulated sugar
  4. Check 4 cups water

Directions

  1. Remove the zest from the lemons with a vegetable peeler; combine with the vodka in a large pitcher. Cover and keep in a cool, dark place for five days. Strain and discard the zest.
  2. Simmer the sugar and water in a large saucepan, stirring, until the sugar dissolves, 4 to 6 minutes; let cool. Stir into the vodka mixture. Refrigerate for up to 1 month.