A jug of blackcurrant cordial with glasses on a table

Blackcurrant recipes

21 Recipes

Discover BBC Good Food's highest-rated blackcurrant recipes and make some delicious seasonal treats, including cordials, summer puddings, pies and jams.

Blackcurrant cordial

5

(1 rating)

This easy recipe is a great way to use up a pick-your-own glut of blackcurrants and makes a refreshing summer drink
  • 16 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Very-berry oat crumble

4.25

(5 ratings)

This classic pudding isn't just for winter - try a summer fruit filling of raspberries, blackberries, blueberries, redcurrants and blackcurrants
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Blackcurrant & lemon verbena shrub

0

(0 ratings)

A shrub is a fruit syrup preserved with vinegar to capture the flavours of the fresh fruit. Shrubs are packed with probiotics, which are great for digestion
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Blackcurrant compote

5

(1 rating)

A simple fruity compote to dollop onto your breakfast bowl, taking it from bland to berry beautiful
  • 25 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Icy kir

0

(0 ratings)

For a twist on a classic sgroppino cocktail, we've added a scoop of refreshing berry sorbet, making this frozen tipple extra special...
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Blackcurrant queen of puddings

0

(0 ratings)

Blackcurrant compote and buttery brioche crumbs give this British classic a vibrant twist, with the sharp berries complementing the sweet meringue topping
  • 50 mins
  • More effort

Summer berry jam

5

(7 ratings)

Indulge in some kitchen therapy this weekend, with a bubbling pot of fragrant, freshly picked fruit
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Christmas mess

5

(5 ratings)

Take the classic summer Eton mess combo of cream and meringue and give it a festive twist with frozen mixed berries, cinnamon and blackcurrant liqueur
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Blackcurrant Bakewell

4.2875

(20 ratings)

Baking doesn't have to be complicated - this simple fruity traybake is ready in 45 minutes
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Black Forest pudding

0

(0 ratings)

This spin on summer pudding is packed with cherries, blackberries, black grapes, blueberries, blackcurrants and a splash of Cassis liqueur
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Summer berry jam

5

(7 ratings)

Indulge in some kitchen therapy this weekend, with a bubbling pot of fragrant, freshly picked fruit
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Summer berry pie

4.444445

(9 ratings)

Use summer's bounty of gorgeous berries to make this family favourite, just add cream!
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy

Angela's summer pudding

5

(7 ratings)

Angela Nilsen discovers a stunning new way for a classic fruity British dessert
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian