Whenever you have a container with items preserved in liquid it is reminiscent of scientific experiments, and it is a conversation starter. In this recipe I chose to use a large amount of ginger in the ratio to promote a very strong and spicy flavor.
Ah, vanilla. A baker’s gold. Have you ever wondered how vanilla extract came to be? I did. My curiosity as to what was in the little bottle at the store and what made it so darn EXPENSIVE led me here to share this experiment and history with you.
Try any of these blackberry infusions: Blackberry Bourbon, Blackberry Mojito (with rum, lime, and mint) or Blackberry-Lemon Brandy/Vodka. These might just give you some inspiration to try a recipe of your own!