Peppermint Schnapps Liqueur
Here’s a liqueur that’s simple to make at home. All you need
is an inexpensive vodka and an empty bottle to store the
1/3 cup granulated sugar
1 16-oz. bottle light corn syrup
2 cups 80-proof vodka
2 teaspoons peppermint extract
- Combine sugar and corn syrup in a 2 quart pan over medium
heat. Heat until sugar dissolves, stirring regularly
(about 5 minutes).
- When sugar has dissolved, add vodka and stir well. Remove
mixture from heat and cover tighly with lid. Let cool.
- Add peppermint extract to mixture and pour into a sealable
Makes 4 cups.