You can use this cordial in a variety of ways
- Served Straight
- Poured over ice
- Mixed into other drinks such as margaritas
- Mixed into seltzer water
4 cups fresh raspberries
2 cups vodka
3 cups sugar
2 cups water
Mix raspberries and vodka in a sterilized gallon-sized glass jar with a tight fitting lid. Let stand in a dark, cool place for about four weeks. Shake and stir every two to three days. Rack the mixture by straining through a fine-mesh sieve or a standard fine mesh strainer to remove berries.
Bring sugar and water to a boil over medium heat. Stir until sugar dissolves and mixture is clear. Remove from heat and cool to room temerature. Add this to strained raspberry liquid and stir well. Pour into sterilized glass containers and age in dark, cool spot for at least six months.
Makes about 6 cups.