Limoncello's Essence: Pure Alcohol, Fresh Lemon Flavour

  • Everclear Alcohol -200 mL

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Pure Alcohol For Limoncello

Pure alcohol is the key ingredient for limoncello, a bright yellow Italian liqueur. Lemons are the star of this recipe and give it its unique flavour.
To make your own limoncello, tips and advice include selecting pure grain alcoholor vodka with 
high proof, choosing fresh lemons for the best flavour and following a tried-and-true recipe.

Suggestions for variations on the classic limoncello recipe include adding herbs or spices like mint or rosemary to give it an extra kick.
For a pure lemon flavour, pure alcohol for limoncello is ideal. The strong lemon flavour comes from using two lemons per 750
millilitres of vodka or other clear alcohol.

The aroma is amazing and the taste of fresh-squeezed lemon juice makes it a
popular ingredient in various cocktails. It can also serve as a palate cleanser between courses at dinner parties, adding an
extra element to the overall experience. Additionally, alcohol to make limoncello has the nostalgia factor; it reminds many people of summer
holidays spent in Italy, where it originated.

Limoncello is an Italian lemon liqueur, made from a simple syrup of sugar and water infused with fresh lemon zest and vodka.
Fresh citrus fruit peels are also added for an intense flavour and aroma. The oil essence of the peels adds to the alcoholic
note, but it’s still sweet when served cold.

This liqueur is often served after dinner as a digestif or poured over ice cream
or lemon sorbet for dessert. It can also be used in other dishes such as fresh fruit salads or cocktails to add a hint of
sweetness and a unique citrusy flavour.
Pure alcohol is the best choice for making limoncello. It is usually 190-proof, which is higher than some
other types of alcohol such as vodka, yet still has a good level of alcohol content that will help solidify limoncello.

To make it correctly, one should first mix together equal parts water and sugar until dissolved. Then add the 190 proof 
alcohol and shake to combine. Finally, place it in a freezer for several hours or overnight until it reaches the desired
Pure alcohol to make Limoncello is available in a 190-proof alcohol, also known as Everclear, in a 200 ml bottle. This pure 190
proof is an excellent choice to make Limoncello. It's easy to use - just mix 200 ml of this spirit with simple syrup and
lemon-infused alcohol in a container of your choice and shake it well.

The result will be an exquisite Limoncello that you
can serve neat or on the rocks as desired. You can even use different fruit infusions like oranges or limes for a unique
flavour profile. The only limit is your imagination!

To store the Limoncello, transfer it into a glass bottle and refrigerate until ready to serve. Enjoy!

Where to buy pure alcohol for limoncello?

Pure Alcohol for Limoncello is a premium product. It can be made with small 200 ml bottles of pure alcohol to make batches of actual liqueur and lemon peel processing.
With an alcohol content of 30%, it's the perfect addition to make your limoncello!

Australian delivery is available in limited quantities with volume options of 200 ml for the best alcohol for limoncello.

What percent alcohol is homemade limoncello?

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The beautiful lemon flavour is like no other citron liqueur. How much alcohol is in limoncello? It needs to be at least 20% ABV (alcohol by volume), 30% alcohol by volume is recommended, so it has a relatively high alcohol content for a liqueur. Use pure alcohol for the best alcohol for limoncello. 

Limoncello alcohol content

The Limoncello alcohol content can vary depending on the recipe and the brand, but typical limoncello alcohol content is around 25-30% alcohol by volume (ABV), which is similar to other liqueurs such as Amaretto or Frangelico.

However, it's important to note that some Limoncello brands may have a higher or lower alcohol content, so it's always a good idea to check the label or consult with the manufacturer to be sure. Additionally, homemade Limoncello can have a higher or lower alcohol content depending on the recipe and how it is prepared.

Best alcohol for limoncello

The best alcohol for limoncello is high-proof, neutral-tasting alcohol, such as grain alcohol or vodka. This is because the high alcohol content will extract the lemon flavour and oils from the lemon peels while the neutral taste of the alcohol will not interfere with the bright, fresh flavour of the lemons.

Traditionally, limoncello is made using pure alcohol, which has an alcohol content of around 190 proof.  

It's important to note that when making limoncello, you should choose a high-quality alcohol, as this will impact the final flavour of your drink. You should also use fresh, organic lemons with thick, fragrant peels to ensure the best possible flavour.

Pure alcohol for making liqueurs

You can use this pure alcohol for making liqueurs too. Pure alcohol, serves as a foundational element in crafting liqueurs, imparting both potency and depth of flavour. Its neutral profile allows for the infusion of various herbs, fruits, and spices, creating an array of rich and complex liqueurs.

As a winemaker and proprietor, I find that harnessing pure alcohol in liqueur production enhances the overall quality and offers a sustainable approach by utilising resources efficiently. Moreover, by handcrafting liqueurs using pure alcohol, one can exercise control over ingredients, ensuring a premium product that aligns with environmental consciousness and consumer preferences for natural, artisanal offerings.

This product is the same as the other 200mL bottles of alcohol sold on this site.

Product CodeLIMONC200
ManufacturerHarris Organic
Stock Level108

Customer Reviews

Average Rating: 5
Duncan and the Team provided a fantastic clear pure spirit for my Limoncello. Quite hard to find in Australia and for it to come from a business in WA makes it that much better. Extremely fast shipping times and a quality product. Thanks! (18 Sep 2023, 21:09)
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