Lemon Infused Gin Recipe D.I.Y.
Hey Guys and Gals,
Are you Looking for an awesome Lemon Infused Gin Recipe? You now have no reason to look any further! You have just found what you have been looking for, this is a recipe for the most awesome tasting Lemon Infused Gin in the world.
- 4 cups of gin
- 3/4 of a cup of sugar
- 3 organic-unwaxed lemons (just the rind, avoiding the pith)
Gently peel the lemon rind from the lemon. Be really careful to avoid the bitter pith, using an organic lemon is a must you don’t want any fruit wax in your gin.
Put into your bottle and and then pour in your sugar and gin.
Aging, Straining, And Drinking Your Lemon Infused Gin
Shake well and store away from sunlight, in a cool and dry pace agitating and shaking every other day for the first week then letting it age for another two months shaking weekly .
After the aging/steeping process is done, strain your liqueur through several layers of cheesecloth.
It helps to moisten the cheesecloth first so the liquid permeates more smoothly.
Once you get to the point of where you have strained everything out, you can gently wring the cheesecloth to extract all of the liquid and juice.
If you still need to do to lack of clarity in your liqueur, you can strain your Sloe Gin Liqueur one more time through a coffee strainer.
Congratulations Lemon Infused Gin
You now need a bottle, and a label, that is cool enough to compliment your hard work. Honestly if it looks good people will rave about it. If you put it into a cheap bottle people will make fun of you.
I am listing the simplest utensils that you can use, the one’s mom should have already in the kitchen that you will use when making this awesome recipe.
– A large glass jar (3 liter jar)
– large plastic bowl
– measuring cups (liquid and dry)
– metal strainer
– small funnel
– glass bottles, or storage containers, for the final product, you can either use the glass Jar you used before, or just buy a second one.
Notes on Utensils: And Ingredients
- Avoid plastic as much as possible when working with strong alcohol. glass is always preferable.
- When choosing your ingredients always choose organic ingredients to avoid pesticide residues that are found on non organic fruit!
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