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Elderberrys
Sun 4-Sep-11
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David B

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Elderberries are good for wine, but I don't think much else.

 

A few years ago, my father had stored elderberries for wine in his freezer, where I had also stored wimberries (bilberries, whimberries, blaeberries) for my late mother to make into tarts.

 

They are the best fruit for tarts I know, I think.

 

One day she took the wrong pack out, and made an elderberry tart in error.

 

Went in the bin.

 

David

Mon 5-Sep-11
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David

Anti viral jam is the thing to make with elderberries - recipe is on here somehwere, also eldeberry syrup, diluted down with hot water is a lovely warming drink in winter and so full of goodness

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