100% dried elderberry from the Lake Skadar region of Montenegro and cleaned and processed in Albania. Whole Elderberries are dried berries with a fruit aroma and sweet-tart, fruity flavor. They make tasty, warming tea. The berries are dark purple and have a wrinkled appearance. Kosher certified and non-irradiated. May have been processed in a facility exposed to peanuts or other tree nut products. Elder Berry should be cooked before consumption.