Category Archives: liqueur

Pomegranate Juice Becomes Ruby Liqueur

Today Yianni and I removed the seeds from about 8 pomegranates our neighbor gave us. His trees had a problem with most of the pomegranates splitting open, so he gathered all of them. Last evening at a gathering at his … Continue reading

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Orange Coffee Liqueur

It’s past time to begin your holiday easy orange coffee liqueur.  This recipe is the traditional European “44.” Wash and dry a juicy orange. Slice almost to the center of the orange about 4-5 times. Push in 44 coffee beans into … Continue reading

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Cherry Liqueur

It’s time to prepare a Cherry Liqueur (Vissino Liqueur) for gift-giving at Christmas time! If you live in Greece, you would make this ruby red elixir in May or June when sour cherries are sold in the outdoor markets. Barring … Continue reading

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Pomegranate Liqueur

We just finished up the last of the Pomegranate Liqueur, and a friend asked me for the recipe. Enjoy! When in season, open 6-8 pomegranates removing the white membrane and separating out just the ruby red seeds. Place the seeds … Continue reading

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