Elderberries - 8 oz (226 g)
Add a complex fruity twist to your homebrewed beer, mead or wine with Elderberries.
Rich in tannins and possessing a very fragrant character, the Elderberries deliver an exciting mix of flavour and aroma that will certainly add a layer of complexity to your next experimental brew.
You can use it in a variety of styles with great results, as its fruity character will be an interesting addition to a complex malty brew, refreshing hoppy beer, or a dark and roasted ale.
The possibilities are endless. The best way to know how this spice will work in your beer is actually brewing a batch.
|Usage:||This packet contains 8 ounces (226 grams) of dried Elderberries, which should be sufficient for brewing several 5 gallon batches with a distinct fruity character of the spice.
Or you can use the entire packet at once for a really pronounced Elderberry aroma and flavour in your beer.
As in case with most spices, Elderberries are usually added at the later stage of the boil for a more efficient aroma extraction. However, you can also add them during maturation and hold the beer for several days in order to obtain a fresh and pronounced spice character in your brew.