Strawberry And Elderflower Jelly: Afternoon Tea Recipe

Strawberry And Elderflower Jelly: Afternoon Tea Recipe.

Fancy trying this Strawberry and  Elderflower jelly anyone?

Strawberry And Elderflower Jelly: Afternoon Tea Recipe

How To Make Strawberry And Elderflower Jelly:

Preparation time: 20 minutes
Cooking time: 3 minutes + setting
Total time: 23 minutes + setting

Makes: 6


400g British strawberries, washed

8 gelatine leaves

Juice of 3 lemons

100g golden caster sugar

150ml elderflower cordial

Clotted cream

6 Waitrose Seriously Delicate

All Butter Rose Shortbread

7g pack Cooks’ Homebaking Freeze Dried Strawberries, blended to a fine powder

Strawberry And Elderflower Jelly: Afternoon Tea Recipe

How To Make:

1.) Hull and slice the strawberries then divide equally between 6 x 175ml glasses or moulds. Soak the gelatine in a bowl of cold water.Meanwhile, place the lemon juice, sugar and elderflower cordial into a pan with 650ml water. Stir until the sugar has dissolved.

2.) Drain the gelatine leaves from the water and pat dry on some kitchen paper or a clean tea towel, then stir into the elderflower mixture until they dissolve.

3.) Pour the liquid evenly into the glasses and place in the fridge to set for at least 4 hours or overnight.

4.) Serve the jellies straight from the glasses with a spoon of clotted cream, a shortbread biscuit and a scatter of the strawberry powder on top. If the jellies are in moulds, dip the moulds into a bowl of hot water, invert the jelly onto a plate and serve as above.

Strawberry And Elderflower Jelly: Afternoon Tea Recipe

*Recipe and recipe photo by Waitrose Strawberry and Elderflower jelly*

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Claire Justine
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  1. Margarett Murphy
    9th June 2016 / 5:28 pm

    This looks tasty !

    • Clairejustine oxox
      12th June 2016 / 2:59 pm

      Perfect for summer parties 🙂

  2. Baby Isabella
    22nd June 2016 / 5:36 pm

    This looks really yummy and great for summer, love your photography – what a wonderful blog!

    • Clairejustine oxox
      22nd June 2016 / 9:10 pm

      Thanks for the lovely comment 🙂

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