Homemade Amaretto Recipe Ingredients: 1 cup water 1 cup white sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 2 cups vodka 2 tbls almond extract * 2 tsp vanilla extract * Directions: Combine water and sugars in medium saucepan over medium heat. Heat until the mixture is boiling, & all sugar is dissolved. Remove pan from heat & let mixture cool for 10 minutes. Then stir in vodka, almond & vanilla extracts. Store in a sealed bottle.