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Blackcurrant recipes

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Discover BBC Good Food's favourite seasonal blackcurrant recipes and create delicious treats, including cordials, summer puddings, pies and jams.


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  • Blackcurrant cordial

    Blackcurrant cordial

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.13 ratings

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

  • Very-berry oat crumble

    Very-berry oat crumble

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.17 ratings

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

  • Blackcurrant & lemon verbena shrub

    Blackcurrant & lemon verbena shrub

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 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

  • Blackcurrant compote

    Blackcurrant compote

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.8 ratings

    A simple fruity compote to dollop onto your breakfast bowl, taking it from bland to berry beautiful

  • A bottle of blackcurrant gin with a glass alongside

    Blackcurrant gin

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Have a glut of blackcurrants? Make some homemade blackcurrant gin. Drink on its own, add a dash to champagne, or use in place of cassis in cocktails

  • Icy kir

    Icy kir

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

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

  • Blackcurrant queen of puddings

    Blackcurrant queen of puddings

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.4 ratings

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

  • Blackberry jam jar with some sliced bread

    Blackberry jam

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.24 ratings

    Make this easy blackberry jam with your glut of summer fruit – perfect with fresh white bread. Use jam sugar (with added pectin) to make sure it sets properly

  • Christmas mess

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.7 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

  • Blackcurrant bakewell

    Blackcurrant bakewell

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.21 ratings

    Baking doesn't have to be complicated – this simple fruity traybake is ready in 45 minutes

  • Black Forest pudding

    Black Forest pudding

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

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

  • Forest fruits clafoutis

    Forest fruits clafoutis

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.13 ratings

    A delicious dessert, made with gluten-free flour

  • Luscious lemon pudding with summer berries

    Luscious lemon pudding with summer berries

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.21 ratings

    You'll have most of the ingredients for this sumptuous pudding in your cupboard and fridge already. A great recipe for kids to help with

  • Blackcurrant no-churn ice cream served in a dish and dessert glasses

    Blackcurrant no-churn ice cream

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Balance out the tang of blackcurrants with the sweetness of condensed milk and double cream in this no-churn ice cream. It makes a creamy, fruity pudding

  • Simple summer pudding

    Simple summer pudding

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

    Try this healthy, fruity summer pud - a good source of vitamin C

  • Blackcurrant cheesecake ice cream

    Blackcurrant cheesecake ice cream

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    Everyone will love this fruity creamy cheesecake ice cream, perfect for a summer dinner party

  • Summer berry pie

    Summer berry pie

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.15 ratings

    Use summer's bounty of gorgeous berries to make this family favourite, just add cream!

  • Summer berry terrine

    Summer berry terrine

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.7 ratings

    A refreshing and colourful dinner party desert

  • Angela's summer pudding

    Angela's summer pudding

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.7 ratings

    Angela Nilsen discovers a stunning new way for a classic fruity British dessert

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