Use bits and pieces from your blackberry harvest to make cordials or simple syrups…a great way to use up your stored fruit, delicious in tea, wine, or other drinks!
You can make your own Earl Grey Cordial – it is easy, and makes a wonderful gift to give a tea aficionado! A jar, a teabag or two, and a bit of booze is all you need to get started.
I love herbs, and I also enjoy alcohol. My dedicated readers know for sure that I adore honey…so I generally do my best to combine those three ingredients in as many forms as possible. Here’s how I quantify the differences between tinctures, cordials, and elixirs!