A jug of blackcurrant cordial with glasses on a table

Blackcurrant recipes

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

10 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star 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
Vegan
Gluten-free
17 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

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

45 mins
Easy
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0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

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
Vegan
Gluten-free
7 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

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

25 mins
More effort
Vegan
Gluten-free
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star 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

20 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

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
Gluten-free
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

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
21 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

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

1 hr
Easy
7 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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
9 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Bursting with dramatic and intense flavours

35 mins
More effort
21 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

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

45 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Available from August, this game bird is best served with a fresh, full-flavoured fruit sauce and a dash of whisky to boot

2 hrs and 20 mins
More effort
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

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

1 hr
Easy
12 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A delicious dessert, made with gluten-free flour

55 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
17 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

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

1 hr
More effort
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star 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

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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

25 mins
Easy
4 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

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

35 mins
More effort
15 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

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

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
7 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A refreshing and colourful dinner party desert

35 mins
Easy
7 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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