Tag Archives: Elderberry

Elderberry Last picking.

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?ABXRH 16 August 2010 Elderberries. Thirteen pounds of elderberries were picked this morning and processed. Juice will be made and stored in the refrigerator for relatively immediate consumption. A Presto pressure canner has been ordered so the juice can be … Continue reading

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More Elderberry

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?CHFRS 11 August 2010 Elderberry More elderberry bushes are producing. Today 7 pounds were picked. I am experimenting with making juice by gently boiling for about 20 minutes then squeezing the pulp through cheesecloth.  Depending upon the amount of water … Continue reading

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Processing Elderberry.

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?VGLUS 8 August 2010 Processing Elderberries. Eight pounds of elderberries were picked this morning, and removed from the branches. The berries were picked by snapping off the fruit bearing branch and placing in a plastic bag. The problem is removing … Continue reading

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Elderberry (Sambucus canadensis)

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?JVXAQ 21 June 2010 Elderberry (Sambucus canadensis) There are several elderberry bushes along my walking trail. The bushes are heavily laden with flowers and some fruit clusters are forming. It appears that, I am the only person pickling the fruit. … Continue reading

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