Kahlua

1 qt water
2 1/2 cups Sugar
3 tablespoons Instant coffee
1 tablespoon Vanilla
2 1/2 cups Vodka
Makes 7 cups.
Bring water, sugar and coffee to a boil in a saucepan.
Simmer VERY slowly for 3 hours.
Mixture will be very dark and syrupy.
Cool.
Add vanilla and vodka.