Why not give a go at making Limoncello yourself with this recipe.
You will need
- 5 unwaxed lemons
- 1l bottle of Vodka
- 750g of caster sugar
- 700ml of boiling water
You will also need a Large clean jar with a lid
Zest all the
lemons, taking care not to get any white pith. Put the lemon zest into a large clean jar and pour over the vodka. Cover with a tightly fitting lid and leave for 7 to 10 days, shake the jar each day to bring out the flavours.
Put the sugar in a heatproof bowl and carefully pour over the boiling water, stirring until the sugar has fully dissolved. Add the vodka from the jar and leave for a further 7 to 10 days, shaking the jar regularly.
- Strain into decorative bottles, adding a few strips of lemon zest to each bottle.
- Then sit back and enjoy.