How to Make Vodka
How to Make Vodka. Vodka is a neutral spirit that is usually not aged and can be made from grains, potatoes, sugars, and fruits that are fermented to produce alcohol. Home brewers should take extreme caution during the distilling process...
WHAT WE'RE BREWING? HONEYDEW MELON LIQUEUR with drink recipes
You may be wanting to ask me specifically what makes a liqueur . Wikipedia says that it's a liqueur is an alcoholic beverage made from...
La grêle, les fleurs.
So this is short and sweet, unlike the storm that blew through today in the less than balmy south of France. Can you say "la grêle"? Because that is what we were saying, along with some other choice words. It hailed. It's April, or very, very nearly so. I didn't take photos during the hailstorm, it was just too grim; besides, I was busy consoling my appalled Weimaraner. Who knew the sky could crack open quite so loudly, over and over again? No golfball-sized hail, but large enough for my dog…
Homemade Raspberry Wine
For the past few months we have been in wine mode (and construction mode). But that's another blog story which you can read here. Hmmm that sounds like we were drinking and doing construction work. It sure would have made pounding my fingers with the hammer more bearable. RASPBERRY WINE 4 lbs. raspberries 2 1/2 lbs finely granulated sugar 1/2 tsp citric acid 1/2 tsp pectic enzyme 4 litres water 1 tsp nutrient 1 crushed Campden tablet wine yeast (*we use 1 package of wine yeast per 20 liters…
How To Make Authentic Vodka Or Schnapps From Potatoes
How To Make Authentic Vodka Or Schnapps From Potatoes. See how to make your very own vodka or schnapps at home for cheap using potatoes. Easy to make.
Homemade Pomegranate Liqueur
Homemade Pomegranate Liqueur: Homemade pomegranate liqueur is surprisingly easy to make without any complex or out-of-the-ordinary tools and the results are both delicious and make perfect gifts for almost any occasion! All you need are a few simple ingredients, a few household …
Blue Curaçao You Can Make at Home
Made with a combination of vodka, gin, bitter orange peel and cloves, from-scratch blue curacao liqueur steeps for about 20 days before it's tinted and put to use in vibrant cocktails.
Homemade Cocktail Bitters: Cherry Vanilla Bitters, Chocolate Bitters, Grapefruit Bitters and Strawberry Ginger Bitters
I’m about to tell you something really embarrassing. Ever since the scene in Crazy, Stupid Love… the scene where Ryan Gosling makes a cocktail for Emma Stone… I’ve wanted to make bitters. Really. That’s been my driving force. hu. miliating. I mean, I’ve had bitters in my cocktails for years and have enjoyed them, but […]
Corn Whiskey Recipe
If you're looking for instructions on how to make corn whiskey moonshine, you're in the right place. Following is a detailed corn whiskey moonshine recipe, illustrated with pictures. If you like it, make sure to check out our other articles on making moonshine.