Red Raspberry Cordial



  1. 4 c. raspberries
  2. 4 c. sugar
  3. 2 c. gin or vodka


  1. In a 1-gallon jar fitted with a lid, combine the raspberries, sugar and the gin.
  2. Stir the mixture well.
  3. Secure the lid.
  4. Let mixture stand, stirring it once a week, for 4 months.
  5. Strain the mixture through a cheesecloth lined sieve into a pitcher, pressing hard on the solids.
  6. Return it to the jar.
  7. Makes about 4 cups.