Dosage for 1 liter of liquor
Pure alcohol at 95 °
• 600 kcal
• 380 kilocalories
• 17 kcal
Calories refer to 100 grams of product
the Grape Strawberry Liqueur is a delicious aromatic liqueur made from strawberry grapes – also called Isabelle Where Blackcurrant grape – a variety of American grape typical of autumn period, which can be found between late August and early September. The flavor of this house distillate is reminiscent of strawberry or strawberry liqueur, although it has a more penetrating aroma and a deep purple color. To do this, the grapes must macerate in thepure alcohol with spices and rest for a month. The end result will be a sweet and spicy liqueur, low in alcohol, ideal to be served at the end of a meal.
In our preparation, we flavored the strawberry grape liqueur with cinnamon And cloves, but you can also use wild fennel Where cardamom or you can omit the spices, in order to obtain a liqueur with a more delicate taste. If, on the other hand, you want to make a distillate with a less intense flavor, increase the quantity of water for the syrup from 300 to 500 milliliters.
Also try the strawberry grape jam, ideal for breakfast or afternoon tea, to spread on rusks.
How to make strawberry grape liqueur
Shell the strawberry grapes (1), put the berries in a colander and wash them gently under running water. Dry the berries with a kitchen towel, put them in a bowl and mash them with a fork. Place the berries in an airtight glass jar. Add the cinnamon, cloves, half the amount of sugar and pure alcohol. Close the jar and shake it to dissolve the sugar. Leave to macerate for 30 days in a cool, dark place, shaking from time to time. After the necessary time, dissolve the rest of the sugar in the water (2): boil for a few minutes and allow the syrup to cool. Filter the alcoholic macerate of the strawberry grapes with a fine-mesh strainer and crush the grapes well, so as to obtain the juice. Add the cold syrup and mix. Pour the liquor into sterilized glass bottles with airtight caps, close them and let stand for at least 10 days in a cool, dark place. Your strawberry grape liqueur is ready to be tasted (3).
You can keep the strawberry grape liqueur for some months in a cool, dark place or in the refrigerator.