*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                              Ginger Cordial 2
 
 Recipe By     : Making Cordials & Liqueurs at Home, J.P. Farrell
 Serving Size  : 1    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Cordials & Liqueurs              Second
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
      3/4  Tsp           Ground Ginger
    2                    Cloves
    2                    Cardamom Pods -- Discard Pods
                         Using Only The Seeds
      1/3  Tsp           Cinnamon
    1      Fifth         Brandy
    1 1/2  Cups          sugar syrup or honey
 
 Add the spices to the brandy and shake.  Steep for six days and then
 filter.  Add the syrup or honey.  If using honey, shake well and let
 stand for three weeks.  Siphon off the clear liquid.  
 
 Variations: 1)  may add pepper to increase the piquancy; 2) may add a
 little mace and vanilla
 
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