ELDERFLOWER GIN a recipe Ingredients: bottle of gin Around 20 elderflower heads zest of 1 lemon 4 tbsp sugar Remove blooms from stems, and add to sterilised bottle or jar. Mix in sugar & lemon zest, then pour over the gin. Leave to steep for 7 days,
Learn how to use those dandelions growing in your backyard to make a salve that's useful for sore muscles, achy & arthritic joints and rough, chapped skin. Dandelion salve is especially ideal for those who work outdoors and with their hands a lot!
Dandelion and burdock beer - being perennial, these are available all year, but it is important to collect them only when the leaves are visible so that you do not confuse them with anything nasty. Recipe by John Wright.