Elderflower syrup | Cocktail Party

Elderflower syrup

Bottle of elderflower syrup/cordial for cocktail recipes

Sometimes called “elderflower cordial,” this syrup is made from tiny white elderflowers and has the same delicate, ethereal flavor as elderflower liqueur (but without the alcohol). It’s a popular homemade syrup all across Europe, where elderberry bushes grow like weeds.

When you’re not using it in drinks, this stuff is great on ice cream, pancakes, in tea, or as a simple seltzer topped with sparkling water or wine.

Also Known As

  • Elderflower cordial
  • Bodzaszörp
  • Bazový sirup
  • Holunderblütensirup
  • Fläderblomssaft
  • Bezgov sirop
  • Sok od bazge

Cocktails that use Elderflower syrup

El Puente sour cocktail with mezcal, tequila, blanc vermouth, grapefruit juice, and elderflower syrup El Puente Sunflower sour cocktail with absinthe, gin, triple sec, lemon juice, elderflower cordial Sunflower Vieux Mot sour cocktail with gin, elderflower liqueur, lemon juice, and simple syrup Vieux Mot White Wedding sour cocktail with soju, elderflower syrup, triple sec, lime juice, orange juice, egg white, and Angostura bitters White Wedding
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