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Arancello Cream is similar to arancello but for me together with limoncello is my favorite. Although i prefere limoncello I always keep a bottle of arancello cream in the freezer. Like for arancello there is something that makes the making of arancello Cream in the States different. As it is not easy to find high percentage alcohol for alimentary use, you have to reply on the best substitute, vodka.

The whole proceeding takes some time, but then you will be satisfied with the results.


One liter vodka, ten organic oranges, 15 spoons sugar, two cups of milk, and two dark colored empty bottles


Wash the oranges carefully. Than peel the zest of the oranges. Remember to use just the orange part as the white part gives a bitter taste.  With the help of a fennel put the orange zest with the vodka inside the bottles.

Keep away from light and heat for two weeks. After two weeks take two cups of milk and with the help of heat dilute the sugar in it. I use a good organic sugar that has a good taste. Now filter the liquor with a strainer or even if you like with a cloth. Add the milk and sugar to it. The difficult part now is that if you wait one more week the arancello cream will get better. But imagine friends and family being impatient to taste it.

To enjoy the arancello cream it has to come out of the freezer. Should the arancello cream freeze it might mean that you added to much water.

 I also put the glasses in the freezer to give a more refreshing feeling. I mainly consider arancello cream a summer drink.  It brings back good memories to me sipping it under the Roman sky on the balcony after a good dinner with fresh fish.

Like other Italian Liquors it can be used for a lot of different recipes, also good on ice cream and for preparing cocktails.

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