Honey Vodka Liqueur Recipe

This is very quick to make and you can drink it after just one day. The sweetness of your favorite locally produced honey and a good Vodka will produce a wonderful drink. Experiment with honey from different areas.

You will need the following ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup of water
  • 2/3 cup of honey
  • 1-inch piece of orange zest, pith removed
  • 1 1/2 cups vodka

Method

  • Simmer the honey, water, orange zest, and cinnamon over medium heat stirring frequently, until it is a syrup, this can take around 5 minutes.
  • Let the liquid cool, with the orange zest and cinnamon still in the pot. Scrape off any white foam.
  • Once it has cooled, remove the cinnamon and orange zest.
  • Combine the honey syrup and vodka in a glass jar, seal, and shake.
  • Allow it to rest for a minimum of 12 hours.
  • Store in the jar at room temperature or in the refrigerator for up to 6 months.

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