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Elderflower Cordial. An easy syrup with elderflowers and citrus that makes a delicious homemade soda or cocktail mixer. From Blossom to Stem | Because Delicious

Elderflower Cordial

I love elderflowers. When I saw that Seedling Farm was selling them at the Green City Market last week, I immediately bought a flat of them. They are delicate tiny flowers that have a brief season and a big heady fragrance. They are mildly floral, slightly anise-y, and they pair beautifully with citrus flavors. They’re …

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Pickled rhubarb. A savory spin on rhubarb and a simple way to brighten a salad. From Blossom to Stem | Because Delicious

Pickled Rhubarb

I tend to think of rhubarb as a fruit, even though, botanically, it’s a vegetable. I make the traditional crisps and crumbles and jams and pies with it. I usually toss it with sugar and cook it until it slumps into a puddle of its own juices (like in this rhubarb crumble or these strawberry …

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