- Preparation and cooking time
- Ready to drink in 2 weeks
- Makes about 2 litres
Make up a batch of this boozy lemony drink - it's great as a homemade gift or poured over ice cream
- STEP 1
Pare the zest from all the lemons, taking care not to include any white pith. Put the zest in a large clean jar and pour over the vodka. Cover with a tightly fitting lid and leave for a week, shaking the jar each day.
- STEP 2
Put the sugar in a heatproof bowl and pour over the boiling water, stirring until the sugar has dissolved. Add the vodka and peels and leave for a further week, shaking the jar regularly.
- STEP 3
Strain into decorative bottles, adding a few strips of lemon zest to each bottle.