Orange Liqueur

Orange Liqueur Recipe

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Stormy Stewart


Again New Years is coming and so is Christmas. Be the one this year with that special drink everyone is raving about.

This is a 9 day recipe.


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approx 4 cups


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  • 3
    navel oranges - need zest only from oranges
  • 2 c
  • 1 1/2 c
    superfine sugar

How to Make Orange Liqueur


  1. Blot all of the zest in paper towel to remove any excess of natural oil.

    Put peel into a 4 cup screw top jar.

    Add 2 cups of vodka and close jar tight!

    Store in a cook, dark place for 2 days or until vodka has absorbed the flavor and color of the zest.

    Strain the peel from the vodka.

    Place vodka back in jar and add the sugar; shake vigourously until the sugar dissolves.

    Add remaning cup of vodka and stir until liquid becomes clear.

    Close jar; store in a cool, dark place at least one week to age.

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Course/Dish: Cocktails
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