A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
November Crafting Tips & Tricks: Check out Kittykill's latest DIY video, How to Make Glowing Wax Globes!
Total Members: 314,639
Currently Running With Scissors:
157 Guests and 0 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Anyone have a homemade Cinnamon Liquor Recipe?  (Read 5227 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit
1+
 
ch4ttyc4thy
« on: October 16, 2009 10:51:55 AM »

I was thinking about making some homemade "Hot Damn", bottling it, and giving it away as holiday gifts this year. I've looked all over the Internet and haven't found a recipe. Does anyone have a good cinnamon liquor recipe here?  Smiley

Thanks!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
pinokeeo
Offline Offline

Posts: 7761
Joined: 08-Mar-2007

You cannot master what you will not try


View Profile
« Reply #1 on: October 17, 2009 02:14:35 PM »

Here's the best recipe that I could find for cinnamon liqueur.

Cinnamon liqueur

2 Cinnamon sticks
4 whole cloves
2 teaspoon Ground coriander seed
2 cups Vodka
1 cup Brandy
1 cup Sugar syrup (simple syrup)

Steep all spices in alcohol for 2 weeks. Strain and filter until clear and add sugar syrup to taste. Let stand 1 week and its ready to serve.

Makes 2 pints


Simple syrup recipe

1 cup sugar
1/2 cup water

Bring sugar and water to simmer in small saucepan over medium heat and cook until sugar dissolves, about 3 minutes. Transfer syrup to airtight container and refrigerate until needed.

Hope this helps
THIS ROCKS   Logged

50 projects-shooting for 100--- 122 done

Just married...after 22 years of unwedded bliss.
appleve
« Reply #2 on: November 20, 2009 05:22:45 PM »

you might be able to improvise. i've made homemade liquors by soaking whatever flavor you want - nuts, orange peels, mint leaves, etc - in vodka for a few weeks and then adding simple syrup to taste. i've had hot damn and i'm pretty sure it is just a cinnamon flavor, with no other spices. maybe just soak cinnamon sticks in vodka until the flavor is strong enough (cinnamon sticks are pretty cheap, you can get a huge bag of them in the ethnic section of most large grocery stores) and then adding a simple syrup (equal parts water and sugar, heated together until sugar dissolves and then cooled) until it is sweet enough. you might want to add some red food coloring after you get the flavor right and then package it in pretty bottles.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: No Fail Fudge
Feed Your Pie Hole
Ah, fall!



Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2017, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.