elderberry syrup recipe

Elderberry Syrup Recipe

Use this homemade Elderberry Syrup Recipe to boost your families immune system and keep them healthy all year round. 
Course Drinks
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 45 minutes
Total Time 50 minutes


  • 2/3 cup dried elderberries
  • 3 1/2 cups water
  • 2 tbsp ground ginger root
  • 1 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp ground cloves
  • 1 cup raw honey


  1. Bring water, ginger root, cinnamon and cloves to a boil. 

    Reduce heat, cover and simmer for 45 minutes. 

    Drain berries, saving syrup. Discard berries and let syrup cool. 

    Add honey and mix well. 

    Store syrup in a glass container in the fridge. 

    Mix well before serving each day. 

    Serve 1 tsp/day to kids and 1 tbsp/day to adults for preventative health. 

    Increase dosage to 3-4 serving/day when sick.