Tag Archives: bottling

Elderberry and Apple Wine (my own recipe!)

Elderberry and apple wine I have just completed racking my first batch of elderberry and apple wine. This is an exciting step further into the unknown! I have taken all of the understanding gaining by brewing up a storm all summer and … Continue reading

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Elderberry Wine home brewing

Making elderberry wine, foraging for elderberries from around Somerset Continue reading

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Rosehip and apple jelly

Crab apple and rosehip jelly recipe, made from foraged fruits gathered around Somerset, UK. Continue reading

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Blackberry Wine and Apple Cider Vinegar making

What I have been brewing up of late – crab apple cider vinegar, and dry blackberry wine. Continue reading

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Making and bottling elderflower cordial

Elderflower cordial – (simple but messy) Elder is a tree that I have only learned to recognise recently, and it was fuelled by my determination to make and bottle some of the (drinkable) British Classics. First on this list was elderflower cordial. Elderflower … Continue reading

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Foraged fruit jelly (crab apple, elderberry, plum and blackberry)

How to make a pectin-rich jelly using glut summer fruit, picked locally. Continue reading

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A how-to on making jam, pt. 2.

A wrap up on how to make cherry guava jelly from summer foraging in Queensland. Continue reading

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