Tina's Elderflower Cordial

  1. 1. Put elderflower heads in a bucket and add the sugar, lemons and oranges if using, and the boiling water and stir to dissolve the sugar and squish the fruit.
  2. 2. When it has cooled add the citric acid mixed in water.
  3. 3. Cover and stir twice daily for 2 days.
  4. 4. Strain (through muslim if there are black fly lurking) and bottle.

Makes just under 3 litres. Drink diluted to taste (approx 1 part cordial to 5 parts water). Can be frozen.