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Elderberry Cordial Stage 3 Draining ready for Cooking

After an overnight soak the Elderberry Flowers and Zest are drained ready to be cooked. After draining through a sieve the beautiful liquid has sugar and a little Citric Acid added to it. When the sugar has dissolved and it has simmered for a while, you are ready to bottle

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Comment by Dianne Caswell on August 22, 2016 at 20:54

Hi Susan, the Recipe does have the use of 2 Lemons in it, but the addition of Citric Acid is used as a Natural Preservative and Colour Enhancer.

Comment by Susan on August 22, 2016 at 20:19

Rather than citric acid, do you know if you could add Lemon Juice instead? 

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