Let's have fun with elderflowers with these easy and delicious elderflower recipes. Elderflower adds a delicate floral flavor and aroma to everything it graces. Enjoy!
Elderflowers are delicate and aromatic blossoms that grow on the elder tree, scientifically known as Sambucus nigra. These small white flowers bloom in clusters during the late spring and early summer, and they are a popular ingredient in cooking and herbal medicine. Elderflowers have been used for centuries in traditional medicine for their anti-inflammatory and immune-boosting properties. They are also commonly used to flavor teas, syrups, jams, and desserts, and to make elderflower liqueurs and wines. In this way, elderflowers have become a beloved ingredient in many cultures around the world, valued not only for their flavor but also for their potential health benefits.