Strawberry And Elderflower Jelly

Recipe and recipe photo by Waitrose

Strawberry And Elderflower Jelly. Afternoon Tea Recipe. Hello friends, so how are you today? Fancy trying this Strawberry and  Elderflower jelly anyone? Learn how to make a delightful summer treat with this easy-to-follow recipe for homemade Strawberry and Elderflower Jelly.

Strawberry And Elderflower Jelly

How To Make Strawberry And Elderflower Jelly:

Indulge in the sweet, tangy flavours of fresh strawberries infused with the delicate floral essence of elderflower.

This refreshing dessert is sure to impress your guests and leave them craving for more.

Perfect for warm days and special occasions, this jelly recipe is a delightful blend of fruity and floral goodness. Try it today and raise your dessert game to a whole new level.

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

Strawberry And Elderflower Jelly:

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.

Recipe and recipe photo by Waitrose. Strawberry and Elderflower jelly. So what do you think of this Strawberry And Elderflower Jelly recipe? Do you also fancy trying some?

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  1. 7 July 2023 / 20:32

    An absolutely amazing and perfect treat for the season. Pinned it
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  2. Baby Isabella
    22 June 2016 / 17:36

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

  3. Margarett Murphy
    9 June 2016 / 17:28

    This looks tasty !