Elderflower Cordial Concentrate

Elderflower Cordial Concentrate This is a terrific drink for hot summer days, and a fantastic rival to lemonade. You’ll find food grade citric acid at a health food store or Asian market. Since this recipe makes a concentrate, dilute with water to taste or pour over ice to serve.

Ingredients

Original recipe yields 6 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

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Time Details

    PREP : 15 mins

    COOK : 1 day

    TOTAL : 1 day

    SERVING : 6

    YIELD : 6 servings

  • Combine the elderflower heads, sugar, lemon juice, and citric acid in a large acid-proof container. Pour the boiling water over the ingredients and let steep for 24 hours, stirring occasionally.

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  • Strain the liquid by pouring it through muslin into a large bowl. Ladle into bottles and refrigerate, or pour into freezer containers and freeze.

Per Serving: 586 calories; protein 0.1g; carbohydrates 151.7g; fat 0g; cholesterol 0mg; sodium 7.3mg.