Elderberry Syrup Recipe
Take that syrup and add it to 1 quart of vodka 80 proof or 100 whatever floats your boat.
Elderberry syrup recipe. Learn more on the berry compelling elderberry benefits along with how to prepare a delectable elderberry syrup. Classic elderberry syrup recipe. Elderberry coridials are a spicy immune boosting adult version of elderberry syrup made with ginger cinnamon and rose hips. Elderberry and its syrup derivative have been vastly explored as a natural remedy for various health conditions including the flu a cold and diabetes.
Makes about 3 cups of syrup without alcohol 4 cups with alcohol. If you add your starter to the hot herbal decoction the heat will kill the wild bacteria. But i admit im partial to elderberry mead which is a naturally fermented honey wine. Add your starter only once the herbal mixture cools.
Here is my shortcut recipe and it tastes great. Do not stir the sugar syrup once the sugar has dissolved or the sugar will crystallise. 1 organic sweet cinnamon stick. But the science says to be careful.
A note on sugar syrup. Organic dried ginger root. You can use any elderberry syrup recipe you like best. This root beer recipe uses unrefined cane sugar but you can you can also try maple syrup maple sugar coconut sugar and honey.
Theres some science behind the stuff but there are caveats too. The syrup is absorbed most quickly by the bodywhereas if you take elderberry gummies capsules lozenges or teas theyre less potent andor take longer for the body to digest. 2 cups dried organic elderberries. To test if the sugar is completely dissolved scoop out a small amount of the syrup with a spoon.
Sales of elderberry extract and syrup are way up. You should not be able to see any sugars crystals in the liquid. Make a quart of elderberry syrup from either dry or fresh elderberries but dry is what i have always used. Make sure the sugar is dissolved before bringing to the boil.
Choose individual bottles small or big gift boxes and different collections. 7 benefits of elderberry syrup. 4 cups cold water distilled purified or spring water works best 2 3 tsp.