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by libertylinda
14 Mar 2007, 15:13
Forum: Sloe gin recipes
Topic: Frozen sloes
Replies: 0
Views: 6315

Frozen sloes

Oh if only I had looked at the message board before embarking on my sloe gin! My husband and I thought we would defrost the sloes whilst we took our dog for a walk. To compound matters, I had already put them in a half sized demi-jon. Also, I later noticed that I not bothered to take off all the lit...
by libertylinda
11 Sep 2006, 17:14
Forum: All other spirits etc
Topic: Sloes - this years crop
Replies: 3
Views: 6998

Sloes - this years crop

Could not believe my eyes when out walking yesterday and today. The sloes in this area, North East Hampshire, are amazing. I am so glad I have found this site whilst looking for a recipe for sloe gin. I am now going too have a go at the jelly as well. The slow bushes are groaning with fuit here. Hop...
by libertylinda
11 Sep 2006, 16:44
Forum: All other spirits etc
Topic: Elderflower champagne
Replies: 2
Views: 7322

I have a recipe for elderflower champagne 'somewhere'. I will see if I can find it and will post it when I do. I have made it and can confirm that it is very good. Unfortunately, it's too late for this year, but will be good for next spring.I have tried freezing elderflowers but just ended up with a...