Don't worry, you don't need to go breaking any distillation laws here but you will make the most wonderful, aromatic gin that you will fall…
Right now our hedgerows are laden with plump sloes and jewel-like elderberries, so it's the perfect time to make this wonderful warming liqueur that will be ready for Christmas.
Elderflower cordial from river cottage. Going to do half the sugar.
Capture the taste of summer with my Elderflower Liqueur recipe. Freshly picked elderflowers, vodka & lemon work their magic - et voila homemade St Germain!
ELDERFLOWER GIN a recipe Ingredients: bottle of gin Around 20 elderflower heads zest of 1 lemon 4 tbsp sugar Remove blooms from stems, and add to sterilised bottle or jar. Mix in sugar & lemon zest, then pour over the gin. Leave to steep for 7 days,
Elderflower, Lemon & Vanilla Cordial A refreshing floral concentrate to dilute with water as a drink or use in creamy light desserts like fools and syllabubs