Elderflower recipes

As well as making a refreshing cordial, the aromatic, herby flavour of elderflower is perfect in puddings, jellies and cakes.

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Strawberry, lemon and elderflower meringue

Meringue recipes

Strawberry, lemon and elderflower meringue

Crisp meringue is topped with elderflower-spiked whipped cream and a pile of sweet strawberries in...

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Elderflower prosecco with cucumber

Cocktail recipes

Elderflower prosecco with cucumber

Complete any summer party with this light elderflower prosecco cocktail, garnished with cucumber ribbons for...

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Strawberry and elderflower sorbet

Frozen dessert recipes

Strawberry and elderflower sorbet

You won’t find a more summery dessert than our strawberry and elderflower sorbet. It’s the...

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Elderflower fizz

Elderflower recipes

Elderflower fizz

This summer refresher is easier to make than you might think. A light and fragrant...

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Pannacotta with gooseberry and elderflower compote

Pannacotta recipes

Pannacotta with gooseberry and elderflower compote

A perfectly set, wobbling pannacotta is a wonderful thing. Served with sweet-tart gooseberry compote, to...

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Strawberry and elderflower fool with lemon biscuits

Strawberry recipes

Strawberry and elderflower fool with lemon biscuits

You’d be a fool not to try these light, summery strawberry and elderflower desserts topped...

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Elderflower gin and tonic

Recipes to celebrate spring

Elderflower gin and tonic

A quick and easy cocktail recipe – try our springtime gin and tonic, made with...

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Blackberry, mint and elderflower fool

August seasonal recipes

Blackberry, mint and elderflower fool

When it’s this easy, you’d be a fool not to try it. A simple, summer...

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Elderflower, lemon and cherry cream flourless cake

Elderflower recipes

Elderflower, lemon and cherry cream flourless cake

This is a wonderful flourless cake, with ground almonds and polenta instead of flour. You...

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Hugo cocktails

Canapés and cocktails

Hugo cocktails

Learn how to make a Hugo cocktail, and transport yourself to a sunny Italian evening....

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Elderflower syllabub pavlova

Make-ahead summer dessert recipes

Elderflower syllabub pavlova

A summer dessert recipe made with a crisp meringue. It’s topped with softly whipped cream...

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Clodagh McKenna’s elderflower jellies

Make-ahead dessert recipes

Clodagh McKenna’s elderflower jellies

Clodagh McKenna’s elderflower jelly recipe makes for a wonderful dessert. It’s light and subtle flavour...

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Strawberry, elderflower and prosecco cream jellies

Strawberry recipes

Strawberry, elderflower and prosecco cream jellies

Make the most of seasonal summer strawberries with this decadent jelly recipe. Elderflower works so...

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Elderflower, cucumber and gin granita

Frozen dessert recipes

Elderflower, cucumber and gin granita

This easy-to-make dessert recipe for elderflower, cucumber and gin granita makes a great grown-up sweet...

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Elderflower cordial

Elderflower recipes

Elderflower cordial

Make a supply of this cordial recipe when elderflowers are in season and it’ll be...

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Elderflower fool with poached gooseberries

Fool recipes

Elderflower fool with poached gooseberries

Use our elderflower cordial recipe, or a shop-bought one, to make this summer dessert –...

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Elderflower tempura with elderflower dipping sauce

Elderflower tempura with elderflower dipping sauce

This unusual elderflower dessert recipe is a sweet twist on the classic Japanese dish. A...

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Elderflower jelly with blueberries

Elderflower recipes

Elderflower jelly with blueberries

Use elderflower cordial to make this refreshing summer jelly. It’s a low fat dessert recipe...

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Mini elderflower sponge cakes

Mini dessert recipes

Mini elderflower sponge cakes

Refreshing elderflower ice sandwiched between light-as-air sponge cake – this delicate dessert tastes as beautiful...

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Cucumber, mint and elderflower champagne cocktail

Summer cocktail recipes

Cucumber, mint and elderflower champagne cocktail

This delicate champagne cocktail recipe makes for a refreshing start to any party. Hugo cocktails,...

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Gooseberry and elderflower tarts

Gooseberry recipes

Gooseberry and elderflower tarts

This gooseberry tart recipe is easy-peasy to make and is a great get-ahead dessert to...

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Floating clouds in elderflower custard with syrup

Floating clouds in elderflower custard with syrup

Impress your guests with these floating clouds in elderflower custard: a perfectly light way to...

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Elderflower creams with brown sugar

Elderflower recipes

Elderflower creams with brown sugar

This elderflower cream recipe is such a simple dessert. You can make it ahead of...

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Raspberry fool sundaes with elderflower thins

Biscuit recipes

Raspberry fool sundaes with elderflower thins

This creamy fool, made with raspberries and elderflower, makes an irresistible summertime dessert. The thins...

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