Eccentric Haus Frau's Liquid Demerol aka Amaretto

LeAnna Lyons


I made this recipe for Christmas gifts shortly after moving home from Germany. Then a dear friend was getting married in Las Vegas, so I made sure to take some with me to help the couple celebrate. A good time was had by all.


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1 c
1 c
granulated sugar
1/2 c
brown sugar
1 c
80 proof vodka
1 bottle
2 Tbsp
almond extract
2 tsp
pure vanilla extract
2 Tbsp
apricot preserves

How to Make Eccentric Haus Frau's Liquid Demerol aka Amaretto


  • 1Combine water and sugars in saucepan.
  • 2Heat until boiling over medium heat and until all the sugar is dissolved
  • 3Add the apricot preserves. Boil for a couple more minutes.
  • 4Remove from the heat and let mixture cool for about 15 minutes.
  • 5Add the vodka, brandy, almond extract and vanilla extract.
  • 6Store in a sealed bottle. Will be ready to drink in about 2 days. Enjoy!

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Course/Dish: Cocktails

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