Sambucus nigra is a species complex of flowering plants in the family adoxaceae native to most of europe and north america.
Elderberry syrup. The fruit of the sambucus nigra plant elderberries are high in vitamins a and c and anthocyanins antioxidants that give the. Common names include elder elderberry black elder european elder european elderberry and european black elderberry. It is most commonly used for colds coughs influenza and seasonal allergies. It isnt too strong for his toddler tastes.
My son likes the flavor too. Callicarpa is eaten by birds and mammals. This elderberry syrup recipe tastes like what youd expect. These stems are dyed a very deep black by soaking them in a wash made from the berry stems of the elderberry.
Hollowed elderberry twigs have traditionally been used as spiles to tap maple trees for syrup. It grows in a variety of conditions including both wet and dry fertile soils primarily in sunny locations. Shelf stable products are also very expensive and the actual amount of elderberries per serving. Elderberry syrup has been traditionally used as a wellness booster for centuries.
Im tempted to try it over homemade ice cream or in an italian soda. The fruit of s. Elderberry twigs and fruit are employed in creating dyes for basketry.