Persimmon-Vanilla Cordial

Stormy Stewart

By
@karlyn255

Ever think of what each thing you put into your body does. well here is a cordial is simple yet so powerful . It enhances blood flow and oxygen to the brain. Everyone can use a little of that can't they. And the flavor is so good you will keep coming back for more

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Serves:

as much as you wish to make.

Prep:

30 Min

Ingredients

2
parts ginkgo leaves
2
parts siberian ginseng root
2
parts rose hips
2
parts hawthorn berries
1
part fresh, ripe, mashed persimmon
1
part fresh lemon balm or lemon verbena
1
part sliced fresh organic oranges or tangerines
1
part grated fresh gingerroot
1
vanilla bean sliced lengthwise and cut into 1/4" slivers
brandy
honey or maple syrup (1/4 to 1/2 cup pre quart of cordial

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Make a cordial: Chop the herbs and fruits. Grind the dry herbs. Place all of the ingredients in a widemouthed glass jar. Cover with 3 times as much brandy.

Cover the jar and store at room temperature and away from direct light and heat.
2
Shake daily for 2-4 weeks. Strain well, squeezing as much liquid as possible out of the steeped herbs. Compost the herbs and rebottle the cordial.
3
Sweeten cordial lightly with 1/4-1/2 cup honey or maple syrup per quart of cordial.
4
To use:

Enjoy 1/4-1 teasponn per dose, 1-3 times per day as needed.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cocktails
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy