Food glossary


Elderflower cordial

Made from the flowers of the elder tree this sweet, floral-tasting cordial is a concentrated pale yellow syrup.

Uses: Dilute with still or sparkling water and serve with lots of ice as a refreshing summer drink. Add a little elderflower cordial to fruit salads or non-alcoholic fruit punch for a subtle floral flavour.

To store: Keep in a cool, dark place for up to 1 year.