Citrus Zest Cordial
The generic cordial recipe can be made with most citrus fruits. We are using lemons for this one, but you can also use limes, grapefruits, oranges, pomelos, and many others! Add some club soda to this cordial to make a refreshing non-alcoholic drink!
Grate and reserve the zest of 3 lemons
Add 120g of white sugar and add the lemon zest to a jug
Add 500ml of water, 12g of citric acid powder, and ½tsp of ascorbic acid
Mix with a hand blender until the sugar is completely dissolved
Strain through a fine mesh sieve. The citrus zest cordial is ready
Use this refreshing cordial to enhance your cocktails or to make a non-alcoholic drink. Cheers!
Yield 550 ml
Citric Acid Powder12g
Fine Mesh Sieve