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Syrup from mint leaves and elder

Since I have wonderful, juicy, lush mint in my backyard, and someone has picked elder flowers from the trees before I arrived (so I got only a few ones that were left), I am going to mix the two. And … Continue reading

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May is the syrup month ;-)

So syrups again! Elder is here again, but so is mint. This time I have cut up washed mint leaves like it is parsley ;-), and it worked beautifully! I just added limuntus, sugar and water, and it was SO … Continue reading

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Orange syrup

Orange syrup is excellent, especially in winter, and can be very helpful in combating various viruses, bacteria and similar alien life forms 😉 Ingredients : 1,5kg of oranges 4kg sugar 4l water 100gr limuntus Oranges wash well (since also peel … Continue reading

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Another fine syrup

Well, yes. This time made from mint leaves and lemon. This combination is wonderful (at least to me), and very refreshing. So how to make it : Pich fresh, juicy mint from some clean place (away from roads, polution and … Continue reading

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Another syrup

Well, yes. This time a mix of mint and lemon. This combination is VERY refreshing, and quite easy to make. Pick up fresh juicy mint (away from the road and other unclean stuff ;-)), wash it in cold water, and … Continue reading

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Syrup made from elder (Sambucus nigra)

Time has come to make a syrup of elder flowers. It is wonderfully refreshing, and also very easy to make. Since it is made with no cooking it has to be kept cool (freezed is preferable, just leave it to … Continue reading

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Mint syrup

This is exactly the right time to make this very tasty and refreshing syrup. Recipe : Pick up fresh and juicy mint plant (cut it with scissors, about 2/3 from the ground), wash it well in cold water. Take only … Continue reading

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