- 1 cup simple syrup
- 6 cups dark sweet fresh cherries
- 2 cups vodka
- 2 cups brandy
- Place cherries, simple syrup, brandy and vodka in container.
- Cap tightly or cover snugly with plastic wrap.
- Store in a cool dark place for three weeks.
- Swirl the mixture around in the container every three days.
- After three weeks, adjust the sweetness with more simple syrup if you wish, or maybe add a vanilla bean or some whole allspice