Prepare the Elderflower Cordial

Prepare the A-Pear-Atif

  1. Prepare the Elderflower Cordial

    • Bring the water to a boil. Place the elderflowers in a large container and add the lemon and orange zests.
    • Pour the boiling water over the elderflowers and the zests. Cover and refrigerate overnight.
    • Strain the mixture into a saucepan and add the sugar, citric acid, lemon and orange juice and Knorr Ultimate Intense Flavors Citrus Fresh.
    • Bring to a simmer to dissolve the sugar.
    • Cool to room temperature, transfer to a sterilized bottle and keep refrigerated.
    • Use to make boozy or virgin cocktails or sorbet.
  2. Prepare the A-Pear-Atif

    • Muddle the cucumber with the vodka.
    • In a shaker ⅔ full of crushed ice, combined the muddled cucumber/vodka mix, Knorr cordial, gin, Knorr Ultimate Intense Flavors Citrus Fresh and lime juice.
    • Shake well and strain into 2 well-chilled cocktail glasses and top with one large square ice cube.
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