Forget giving it as a gift! I've been drinking it every night after a hard day at work! Chocolate liqueur from the liquor store can be expensive, so why not make your own? This homemade chocolate liqueur recipe makes a great gift at Christmas or anytime of the year for the vodka connoisseur in your life.
Orange marmalade may be sweet, but it also offers an underlying bitterness reminiscent of burnt caramel. Lemon juice helps the citrus sing while honey mellows the whole thing out in this intensely flavorful vodka sour. It's the kind of versatile cocktail that's equally appropriate day or night, all year round.
Homemade Amaretto "The beauty of making your own amaretto lies in controlling the sugar content of this almond liqueur. In a side-by-side tasting of our homemade amaretto and popular commercial brands, ours was less sweet and had a true almond flavor."