Ready in 30 minutes + steeping
Makes 4 Cups
2 1/2 Cups Vodka
Zest of 8 just-ripe lemons, cut with a vegetable peeler, leaving a little pith on
3/4 Cup of sugar
Juice of 3 lemons, strained
3 Whole cloves
Combine vodka & lemon zest, cover & steep for 48 hours in a cool, dark place.
Boil sugar, lemon juice & cloves with 1 Cup water until syrupy.
Cool, discard cloves & mix syrup into lemon vodka.
Serve chilled in shot glasses or with ice & soda.
Enjoy chilled as an after- dinner digestive, or make into a long drink with ice & soda.