- 2 c
- dark brown sugar, firmly packed
- 1 c
- 2 1/2 c
- 4 c
- pecan pieces, lightly toasted
- vanilla beans, split length wise
- 4 c
Place pecans and vanilla beans in a 1 gallon jar.
Pour hot mixture into jar and cool. Add vodka and stir well. Cover tightly and store in a dark place at room temperature at least 2 weeks.
Shake jar gently once daily. Pour mixture through a wire mesh strainer lined with 2 layers of cheesecloth into a bowl, discarding solids.
Pour mixture through a wire mesh strainer lined with a coffee filter into a bowl. Change filter often. Mixture will drip slowly.
Pour mixture into jars; cover tightly. Store at room temperature.
Makes about 4 1/2 cups liqueur.
Store at room temperature