Free Time 4th of July?

How do you enjoy this Holiday?

Relax and watch a movie on Television?

Make your favorite Burger on a Grill?

Or, Have a glass of Blackcurrant Juice?

Nutrition Irene Jones

Is it a glass of juice such as;

Blackcurrant Juice?

Many years ago, I came across an infomercial for a Juicer. Since then, I like to keep a Juicer, and today's new addition to my juicing is called the Cold Press Juicer.

Nutrition Irene Jones

Have you had Blackcurrant Juice before?

Have you had any fresh juice made with a Juicer?

Health Benefits to Blackcurrant Juice

For more information Click Here.

For the upcoming Holiday in the United States 4th of July tomorrow Sunday, July 4, 2021, I suggest you try other than the most common drink made on this day, many 4th of Julys Lemonade!

The name of this drink is called

Homemade Blackcurrant Cordial

You may consider trying this homemade drink

Homemade Blackcurrant Cordial

" Easy to make refreshing homemade blackcurrant cordial that will keep in the refrigerator for up to 1 month. Dilute to taste with still or sparkling water. "

Course Drinks

Cuisine British

Keyword blackcurrants, cordial, fruit squash

Skill Level Easy

Prep Time 15 minutes

Cook Time 5 minutes

Total Time 20 minutes

Servings 16 glasses

Calories 82kcal

Author Jacqueline Bellefontaine

Location: UK United Kingdom


  • 500 g blackcurrants

  • 250 g golden caster sugar

  • 300 ml water

  • 2 lemons, juice only


  • Wash the blackcurrants and remove from the stems and place them in a large saucepan. Add the sugar and water, then heat gently stirring until sugar has dissolved.

  • Continue to cook gently for a few minutes until the blackcurrants are very soft and have begun to burst about 5 minutes. Stir in the lemon juice.

  • Strain the mixture through a fine sieve or coarse sieve lined with muslin. Allow to stand until all the juice has dripped through.

  • Pour into sterilised bottles. Seal and allow to cool then chill until required

Please Note: Sterilised is Sterilized

Nutrition Irene Jones


Nutrition information is calculated using an online nutrition database - is approximate and is meant as a guideline only.


Serving: 30ml | Calories: 82kcal | Carbohydrates: 20g | Potassium: 104mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 15g | Vitamin A: 115IU | Vitamin C: 79mg | Calcium: 17mg | Iron: 1.1mg

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Did you try this recipe by Jacqueline Bellefontaine, homemade blackcurrant cordial?

How did it come out? Do you like the taste?

How long did it stay in your refrigerator for up to 1 month?

Is it a drink you will have again?

Would you recommend this drink to someone else to try?

Nutrition Irene Jones

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