Homemade Kahlua Recipe
- 4 cups water
- 1 1/2 cups instant coffee crystals
- 4 1/2 cups 100 proof vodka
- 8 cups sugar
- 2 vanilla beans
Directions:Mix water, sugar and coffee crystals. Heat and stir until dissolved. Cool to room temperature. Add vodka. Stir to combine. Pour mixture into 6, 12.5 oz. bottles. Cut each vanilla bean into thirds and drop bean into each bottle. Cap. After 2-3 weeks strain, remove beans and rebottle.
Makes the perfect gift!
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4 cups of water
1 1/2 cups instant coffee crystals
4 1/2 cups 100 proof vodka
8 cups of sugar
2 vanilla beans
Add water and coffee crystals in large pot. Heat and stir until dissolved. Cool at room temperature, add vodka. Pour into decorative bottles. Cut your beans in thirds. Place a bean in each bottle. Cap (or cork like we did) and let sit for 2-3 weeks. Then strain and remove bean and put back in bottle.
This is an inexpensive and creative gift to give your family and friends this holiday season.
Don't forgot to include some biscotti!