117 recipes for "currant"
Black Currant Rum Punch

Black Currant Rum Punch

Apr 19, 2010

Use black currant–flavoured black tea bags (such as Twinings) instead of herbal tea for an intense, not-too-sweet black currant flavour.

Almond Red Currant Pie

Almond Red Currant Pie

Jul 14, 2005

The bright colour and tart flavour of red currants are harmoniously balanced by slivered almonds and almond flavouring. Half of the currants can be replaced by raspberries, if desired.

Raspberry Red Currant Torte

Raspberry Red Currant Torte

Jul 14, 2005

This is a currant and raspberry version of traubletorte, a classic German red currant torte. The meringue forms a smooth dome over the centre, leaving a small space between the meringue and cake. If you are a red currant fan, try the torte without the raspberries¬†— either way, it's seed-crunchy¬†— but it's only successful with fresh fruit. Serve mit schlag (with a healthy dollop of whipped cream).

Raspberry Red Currant Jam

Raspberry Red Currant Jam

Jun 7, 2006

The natural pectin in red currants makes commercial pectin unnecessary for this lively soft-set jam. This recipe is adapted from Bernardin Complete Book of Home Preserving (Robert Rose, 2006).

Black Currant Gooseberry Jelly

Black Currant Gooseberry Jelly

Mar 6, 2006

Jostaberries are a gooseberry-black currant hybrid originating in Europe but now grown in western Canada. In order to duplicate their intense flavour and deep colour, we use the original berries.

Red Currant Cherry Almond Pie

Red Currant Cherry Almond Pie

Jul 14, 2005

Juicy red currants have a perky berry flavour that is often used only for jellies. Can you believe that some people find the seeds too crunchy for a pie? Slivered almonds provide perfect camouflage, making this a must-try recipe for fruit pie fans.

Black Currant Liqueur

Black Currant Liqueur

Jul 24, 2006

French cr? de cassis is the inspiration for this sweet and fruity liqueur. This drink makes a refreshing cocktail by topping 1 oz (25 mL) with 4 oz (125 mL) chilled white wine, sparkling white wine or soda water.

Black Currant Iced Tea

Black Currant Iced Tea

Jan 19, 2008

Rooibos tea comes from the leaves of the South African red bush. It is a refreshing, caffeine-free tea with a mahogany colour and slightly nutty flavour. Honeybush tea is similar but has a sweeter flavour.

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