Spring Cordial Pie

Preparation info
  • Makes


    9 inch pie
    • Difficulty


Appears in
Pie for Everyone: Recipes and Stories from Petee's Pie, New York's Best Pie Shop

By Petra Paredez

Published 2020

  • About

When the tiny white flowers of the elder tree bloom in late spring, their ethereal scent fills the air and attracts honeybees and humans alike. Elderflowers are often enjoyed with lemon juice in the form of a cordial, which is the inspiration for this pie. It’s beautiful topped with edible flower petals or micro-flowers. The lemon-elderflower filling can also be used in Berry Dream Pie, or anywhere you’d use lemon curd. It’s fantastic over Greek yogur