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blackcurrant

1. a N temperate shrub, Ribes nigrum, having red or white flowers and small edible black berries: family Grossulariaceae
2. 
a. the fruit of this shrub
b. (as modifier): #5blackcurrant jelly
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Blackcurrant contains flavanoids, tannins, volatile oil, anthocyanosides, malic and citric acids, potassium and vitamins C, B and F, as well as gamma-linolenic acid.
The Big Berry Bash at Bankhead of Kinloch, Meigle, which visitors have signed up to join, is organised by Lucozade Ribena Suntory (LRS) - the blackcurrant crop's end user, to give the public an insight into the way the crop is grown and harvested.
Blackcurrant and Apple Fruit Shoots bought in McDonald's between June 22 and June 28 are affected by the recall -reports Nottinghamshire Live.
600g blackcurrants, stripped of the stalks About 400g white caster sugar or granulated sugar Juice of 1/2 a lemon 30 COOK: MAKES 250ml
Fanta Blackcurrant is narrated in the first person plural and is about the life of a street child of Nairobi called Meri, who wants nothing more than "a big Fanta Blackcurrant for her to drink every day and it never finish".
I noticed the other day that it won't be long before the blackcurrants will be ready to pick, and for me this is the highlight of the year when it comes to our little fruit patch.
Whip a 284ml pot of whipping cream until fairly thick, then fold it into the blackcurrant mixture.
Unhampered by heavy-handed tannin, the brightness of its intense cherry, blackcurrant and red currant fruit comes shining through - to be joined by inviting touches of mint and violet.
The new drink is created from a blend of British grown raspberries, strawberries and blackcurrants and joins the "home-grown-fruit" element of the range.
The excellent nose is akin to a good claret - bursting with the grape's characteristic blackcurrant aromas supported by cherry and vanilla.
INGREDIENTS 1 sachet of blackcurrant jelly, 1 packet of green jelly, blue food colouring, a tin of tapioca pudding, hot water, jelly insects, chocolate frog.