Inspired by the popularity of salted caramel as a flavor, I started wondering what it would taste like if you infused vodka with chewy caramel candies and just a touch of salt. Sure, you can buy salted caramel flavored vodka off the shelf, but I prefer infusions because they keep the essence of what you're infusing them with. This is my Salted Caramel Vodka … [Read more...]
Featuring Skittles Vodka and other candy vodka infusions along with herbal, fruit and vegetable infusions (coming soon!), alcohol infusion is a great way to create your own unique and tasty craft cocktails!
Based on our fun with Skittles Vodka, we decided now was a good time to find out what happens when you infuse vodka with Starburst candies. And so the Starburst Vodka infusion was born. For this project, you'll need: Decent but not pricey vodka. I got a 1.75 liter bottle of Svedka and only used about half of it to make 5 batches. But if you're making more batches, or … [Read more...]
Based on the success of my Jolly Rancher Vodka experiment, I decided to try something involving a soft candy for a change: Marshmallow Vodka. There aren't many marshmallow liqueurs out there, after all, and a successful marshmallow vodka infusion would be just that. How to Make a Marshmallow Vodka Infusion I considered a couple of possible methods, based on what I'd … [Read more...]