Eccentric Haus Frau's Helen-on-wheels Kahlua Recipe

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Eccentric Haus Frau's Helen-On-Wheels Kahlua

LeAnna Lyons

By
@Eurolyons

This recipe was handed down to me from my late grandmother Helen. I've had it for DECADES until I finally made my first batch a couple of years ago. Last November I had a gathering at my place and my aunt and uncle were having some of it in their coffee...it was quite popular that day. Enjoy!


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Ingredients

SIMPLE SYRUP

4 c
granulated white sugar
4 c
water

THE REST OF THE STORY

2 oz
instant coffee powder
1 bottle
vodka (one 5th bottle of vodka)
2
vanilla bean cut length wise

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Stir sugar and water in a medium saucepan on high heat and boil for 5 minutes.
2
Remove from heat and add 2 ounces instant coffee and stir until blended.
3
Cool until lukewarm, then add 1 5th Vodka and 2 vanilla beans split lengthwise.
4
Pour into a 1 gallon container and store for 2 weeks and then either drink and/or pour into smaller bottles for gifts or easier storage.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cocktails