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Peppermint Liqueur

Rated as 4.67 out of 5 Stars
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"Peppermint liqueur has been made at the Cape (South Africa) since before 1800. Very refreshing!"
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Ingredients

15 m servings
Original recipe yields 24 servings (3 cups)

Directions

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  1. Combine the sugar and water in a small saucepan. Bring to a boil and stir to dissolve the sugar, making a thick syrup. Stir in the peppermint oil and green food coloring. Allow to cool slightly before stirring in brandy. Pour into a bottle and seal.

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As a South African I am familiar with what this should taste like and it is close, but not quite. The sugar syrup should be a 2:1 sugar:water mix and should be double this quantity as this is u...

This was a hit at my African Dinner Party. I used teh cheapest brandy that I could find and it taste great.