Imperial Sugar
Imperial Sugar

Ruby Red Citrus Infused Vodka


  • 3 cups good quality vodka
  • Zest of 1 grapefruit (use a vegetable peeler for long strips of zest)
  • 15-20 red, sweet cherries (cut a slit in the cherry to help release juices)
  • 1/4 cup Imperial Sugar Extra Fine Granulated Sugar
  • Zest of 1 lemon (long strips)
  • 3 sprigs fresh thyme


  1. In quart size mason jar, combine all ingredients. Seal tightly and shake.
  2. Place in dark cool place for 2-3 days shaking gently each day.
  3. Strain through coffee filter into a clean glass jar.
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Recipe developed for Imperial Sugar by Carrie Fields @fieldsofcake.