Dried Elderberries have been cultivated specifically for the purpose of making wine. They are very easy to use. Simply prepare them by blanching with boiling water. Recipe and directions are both included with each package. Dried Elderberries can also be used in smaller amounts in other recipes to enhance the structure and flavor of other various red wines. The elderberry`s high tannin concentration helps to add body while raising the level of fruitiness. They’re very popular in baking with bakers and in the use of essential oil. Available in 35g, 500g and1kg.