Recipes

Orahovača (Walnut Flavored Likor)

Things you’ll need:Large Open Mouth Jar (6 liter minimal) Ingredients:4 liters of alcohol (brandy, vodka, rum, moonshine or any clear distilled spirit) 7 – 1.0 liters of Cognac (I use relatively cheap Cognac) 2 kg sugar (you can use more to make it sweeter and thicker to taste) 5 dried vanilla beans 100-120 olive sized baby walnuts (these need to be harvested in spring at the appropriate time depending on your zone.)  Instructions:Using caution and a small knife make 2-4 small slices in every young [...]

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Medovača (Honey infused brandy)

Things you’ll need:Grater Large Open Mouthed Jar (6 liter minimal) Ingredients:4 liters of alcohol (brandy, vodka, rum, moonshine or any clear distilled spirit) 1 liter white wine 750-800 grams of honey Whole dried cloves 4 lemonsInstructions:Use the finer part of a cheese grater to grate and remove the zest from the lemons Add all the ingredients (just a pinch of dried cloves as they can be quite potent. 5-10 dried flowers should suffice) into the jar and stir with a large wooden spoon. Cover the mouth of [...]

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