Thursday, May 21, 2015

Elderflower champagne recipes

Here, here and here. And here's Hugh's.

And elderflower liqueur, elderflower cordial + a Wiki page on it, and another recipe, plus Hugh's version.

And, just for fun, sloe gin.



Gerald said...

Do they grow strawberries around that part of Umbria? You could have a proper English summer picnic in no time. I'll bring the Pimm's and the Stilton.

Hilary Jane Margaret White said...

My ancestors, on my mother's side, were in the Raj, and of course, carried on the tradition of being more English than the English - and very in-your-foreign-face about it - in every colonial hell-hole they were posted in. My grandmother was born in Alexandria, my great aunt Pat in Rajputna and my great aunt Frances in New Delhi. I figure there's a book in it: 20th Century Colonial...