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Elderflower recipes

47 Recipes

Explore the great outdoors and forage for this springtime blossom. It can be used to make cordials, cakes, cocktails and much more.


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  • Elderflower & lemon celebration cake served on a cake stand and decorated with fresh flowers

    Lemon & elderflower celebration cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.78 ratings

    Decorate this simple elderflower and lemon cake with edible flowers for a showstopping celebration dessert. It's perfect for a wedding or birthday

  • Elderflower, lemon & vanilla cordial

    Elderflower, lemon & vanilla cordial

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    A refreshing floral concentrate to dilute with water as a drink or use in creamy light desserts like fools and syllabubs

  • Elderflower liqueur in a glass bottle

    Easy elderflower liqueur

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Go foraging for a homemade elderflower liqueur – choose creamy looking blossoms well away from pollution. Best drunk fresh, make this your summer tipple of choice

  • Pollen


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    Make this stunning cocktail by combining dill pollen-infused sherry with elderflower cordial and prosecco. Sweeten to taste and serve in a champagne flute

  • Elderflower sorbet in a dish and dessert glasses

    Elderflower sorbet

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.5 ratings

    Make this easy sorbet while elderflowers are in season. It's a fat-free, refreshing dessert for summer, or serve as an aperitif with a shot of gin poured over

  • Passionfruit & elderflower spritz

    Passionfruit & elderflower spritz

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Serve guests this stylish passionfruit and elderflower spritz for a grown-up, alcohol-free party drink. It's fruity, fizzy and very festive

  • Cocktails in glasses

    English garden cocktail

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    Celebrate summer with an English garden cocktail. It's a refreshing mix of gin, elderflower cordial and apple juice, plus mint, lemon and cucumber flavours

  • Elderflower and herb cooler

    Elderflower & herb cooler

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Make the perfect spring cocktail with a spritz of elderflower and beautiful edible flowers to finish

  • Salad of melon & tomatoes with mint & elderflower dressing served in a salad bowl

    Salad of melon & tomatoes with mint & elderflower dressing

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Make the most of summer's best produce by using melons and tomatoes in this vibrant salad, drizzled with a mint and elderflower dressing. The secret to this salad is using the freshest ingredients

  • Hugo cocktail in glass with mint leaves

    Hugo cocktail

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.1 rating

    Refreshing, floral and herbal, the hugo cocktail is perfect for warm summer evenings. Make this simple spritz with prosecco and a dash of gin

  • Green juice in glasses with ice and straws

    Low-sugar lime & basil green juice

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Our aromatic, zesty lime and basil juice couldn't be easier to make – you can whip up this refreshing drink in minutes. Get your greens and a dash of elderflower sweetness

  • Gooseberry & elderflower trifle served in a trifle bowl

    Gooseberry & elderflower trifle

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Bake your own homemade sponge make this trifle extra special. With gooseberry purée and elderflower cordial, it's full of summer flavours

  • Two servings of strawberry jellies with elderflower ice cream

    Strawberry jellies with elderflower ice cream

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Get a taste of summer with strawberry jelly made with rosé wine and served with elderflower ice cream. It takes a little effort but it's a divine dessert

  • Homemade elderflower cordial

    Homemade elderflower cordial

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.62 ratings

    Fragrant and refreshing, springtime elderflower cordial is easy to make. Mix with sparkling water to create elderflower pressé, or add to wine, prosecco or champagne to start a party in style

  • Strawberry & elderflower gateau served on a cake stand

    Strawberry & elderflower gateau

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.17 ratings

    Make this stunning strawberry and elderflower gateau in just 30 minutes. As well as looking amazing, it tastes as good as anything from a top-end patisserie

  • A serving plate with a summer pudding

    Summer pudding with elderflower

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Use sourdough bread in this summer pudding to complement the sweetness of berries and elderflower – a perfect summer dessert

  • Gooseberry & elderflower jam

    Gooseberry & elderflower jam

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.7 ratings

    Preserve the taste of the season and use up a glut of gooseberries and elderflower cordial to make this simple, sweet spread

  • Winner's bouquet

    Prosecco & elderflower cocktail

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    This floral prosecco and vodka cocktail, with edible flower ice cubes and elegant elderflower flavours is sure to be your new favourite summer tipple

  • Elderflower wine being poured into two glasses

    Elderflower wine

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Make your own delicious elderflower wine with our fabulous summery recipe. This delectable alcoholic drink is perfect for using our favourite seasonal ingredient

  • Elderflower champagne served in glasses

    Elderflower champagne

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

    Make a stunning bottle of seasonal elderflower champagne with our step-by-step recipe. This delicate, floral, alcoholic drink is perfect for sipping on summer nights

  • One strawberry & elderflower cobbler

    Strawberry & elderflower cobbler

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Celebrate British summertime with the flavours of elderflower and strawberries in this cobbler with a fluffy, dumpling-like scone topping

  • Elderflower & cucumber G&Ts

    Elderflower & cucumber G&Ts

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.5 ratings

    This delicately coloured, refreshing take on the classic gin and tonic makes a perfect picnic tipple


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