How to Make Homemade Honey Liqueur

Honey Liqueur Recipe

Homemade Honey Liqueur


  • 1 1/2 Cups of Honey
  • 2 Cups of Vodka
  • 1 Cup of Water

Use 100% pure honey to make the liqueur.

Note: To keep this recipe simple to make, don't use honey that contains honeycomb to avoid straining the wax from the honey liqueur.

Pour Honey into Vodka

Combine Honey and Vodka

Wash and dry a glass jar. Pour 2 cups of vodka into the jar and add 1 1/2 cups of honey. Stir well until all the honey dissolves completely.

Age the Honey Liqueur

Age the Honey Liqueur

Store the jar with vodka and honey in a cool place away from sunlight for at least one month. Stir the contents with a metal or wood spoon at least once a week.

Add Water and Stir

Add Water and Stir

After a month of aging, add 1 cup of water and stir the honey liqueur. Store the jar for two more weeks.

After the two weeks of aging, the honey liqueur is ready to be bottled. Pour honey liqueur into a bottle using a funnel.

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