Not just for gin - this very easy to make and tasty sloe syrup is a fantastic base for lots of recipes.

Sloe Syrup - Harvesting the Blackthorn

Fabulous sloe gin recipe top tip * sloe's should be picked after the first frost but can be picked late september, early august and pop in the freezer over night *

yeasterday picked of sloes for my Daddy to start on this wicked brew.

Sloe wine recipe! Good way to use up those sloes in my freezer...

uses Prunus spinosa, the kind of blackthorn/sloe/prune with which I grew up

Sloe recipes that do not involve gin.

Think sloe recipes and you think Sloe gin. Well how about sloe recipes japanese style with salted sloes or Sloe cheese. Two different sloe recipes