makes about 7 cups
Impress your friends and make homemade Kahlua…it’s so easy.
Put in an interesting bottle with a ribbon and tag and it makes a perfect hostess gift!
3 cups water
3 cups sugar
1 1/2 vanilla bean, cut into 1 inch pieces
5 tablespoons instant coffee
1 750 ml bottle vodka
Combine water, sugar, vanilla bean and instant coffee in a saucepan over medium high heat.
Stir to dissolve sugar and coffee. Remove from heat and let cool.
Pour into a large pitcher with a lid. Add vodka. Store, sealed, in a cool dark place, stirring or
lightly shaking every few days. Will be ready to drink after about 2 weeks.