limoncello just out of the freeze

Lemon Mutha-Pucker (Limoncello)

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Limoncello- Zesty homemade Citrus Liqueur

lemoncello just out of the freeze
Who doesn’t love an icy Limoncello? Such a beautiful Italian tradition. Many will enjoy it as an after-dinner- but it is a treat at any time- especially on a warm and sunny day- Delizioso!

Make Lemon Mutha-Pucker for yourself- and turn a frown into a Pucker!

Make Lemon Mutha-Pucker for those you love. This makes an exotic and special gift.

So easy and absolutely delicious

limoncello just out of the freeze
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Lemon Mutha-Pucker

Delicious Limoncello
Prep Time1 hr
Active Time10 mins
Infusion Time5 d
Total Time5 d 1 hr 10 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cava, Citrus cocktail, citrus liquer, Lemon, limon, Limoncello, prosecco
Yield: 28 small cups
Author: Luke Atmiass


  • 20 large Meyer Lemons-peels
  • 1 bottle 1.5- liter Vodka
  • 7 cups Water
  • 5 Cups White Sugar


Prepare Lemons

  • Use a knife to carefully remove peel from lemons in long strips
  • Trim and throw away the white lemon pith
  • Place peels in a large glass container- at least 4 liters
  • Cover the lemon peels with Vodka
  • Cover your glass container and let the Vodka infuse for at least 5 days at room temperature

Make Simple Syrup

  • Boil sugar in 7 cups of water until sugar is fully dissolved
  • Let cool
  • Pour the simple syrup over the vodka-lemon peel mixture
  • Cover your container again and let stand overnight

Finish Your Limoncello

  • Strain the vodka liquid with a mesh strainer, and discard the peels
  • Fill glass bottles with Limoncello
  • Place bottles in the freezer

Serve Limoncello

  • Pull Limoncello from the freezer 15 minutes before serving
  • Serve in small glasses - this is a lovely citrus liqueur


Small decorative glass bottles filled with Limoncello will make amazing gifts for your friends- Use our fun/free gift tags

Amazing as a compliment to a Lemon dessert

Mix it Up:

Make your Cello bubbly with a 50/50 mix of Limoncello and Prosecco/or Cava

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