Blackcurrant Cordial

Blackcurrant Cordial


  • 1 lb ripe Blackcurrants
  • 1 Lemon, juice of
  • 2 pints Water
  • 1 & 1/2 lb Sugar


Another easy-to-make cordial – Blackcurrant is a Vitamin ‘C’ fest. Vary the Sugar depending on how ripe or flavoursome your Blackcurrants are.


How to

To make Blackcurrant Cordial, place the Blackcurrants & LemonĀ in a large pan.

Bring to the boil, then turn down the heat & simmer for 10 minutes.

When cool, strain and add Sugar.



Bring to the boil again for 5 minutes.

Remove any ‘scum’ that may appear.

Cool & bottle.

Freezes well.

Keep refrigerated.

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