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    Dried Elderberries (Sambuci nigra)

    Dried Elderberries (Sambuci nigra) act as an anti inflammatory, immune booster, diuretic and as a purifier of blood, kidneys, liver and skin. Elderberries are rich in Vitamin C, bioflavonoids and antioxidants.

    We love elderberries for their immune boosting properties, and numerous other benefits. Try adding a small handful to your gin cocktail!

    Sizes: 100g, 500g, 1kg.

      • Elderberries can help support a healthy immune system due to their high Vitamin C, antioxidant and flavonoid content.
      • Elderberries have a tangy, sweet taste and are often used in beverages such as gins and cocktails
      • Elderberries are renowned for treating sore throats, colds and influenza
      • For catarrhal inflammation of the upper respiratory tract, such as hay fever and sinusitis
      • Catarrhal deafness responds well to elderberries
      • Can treat anemia and edema
      • Acts as a blood, kidneys, liver and skin purifier
      • Cleanses mucous from the tissues
      • May stimulate peristaltic action in the colon
      • Serves overall as an excellent detoxifier and cleanser of excess mucous
      • Can be of assistance in the treatment of dropsy
      • Elderberries can treat colic and diarrhea
      • Induces perspiration and aids in the treatment of bronchitis
      • Can be of benefit for patients suffering from HIV, as elderberries are an immune booster
      • Has been used to reduce inflammation of the urinary tract
      • Aids in the treatment of rheumatism

      • As a decoction: 1-2 teaspoons in 500 ml of water. Bring to the boil. Simmer for 10-15 minutes. Strain. Drink 3 times per day.

      Dried elderberries (Sambuci nigra).

      Country of origin: Portugal

      Product rating: Green.


      • Raw, fresh elderberries contain cyanide producing glycosides and are therefore toxic when not cooked properly. These dried elderberries are perfectly safe however.
      • May cause nausea
      • Do not use when pregnant or breastfeeding

      Technical data sheets or COA available on request.

      This product is grown in an organic and regenerative fashion with as minimal use of insecticides, pesticides, herbicides and fungicides as possible, in certified organic fertilizer. The product is certified food grade. It is not certified organic. Suitable for Kosher, Halaal and Hindi diets.

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    Customer Reviews

    Based on 14 reviews
    Jenny d.R.
    Dried Elderberries

    Very happy with my purchase. Will definitely support again.

    We're so glad you are happy Jenny!


    It cleanses one’s system. Love it. Though I mix it with Forrest Berry

    franswa p.

    Quality of the product is amazing, the shipping was fast and i was aware of the progress, every step of the way. i ordered several products they were all packaged so well, even an egg would have been safe. Definitely will be ordering again.

    Frederick O.
    Berries not just for the elders

    I use this product to make tea. I take it just before bed and I sleep like a champ. Also great in the morning.

    Susan D.J.

    Very high quality!!

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