GUDGU Cordial

Meletso received a press drop from SAVineShare and GUDGU; cordials and sugar free cordials to experiment with.

GUDGU (Goedheid Uit Die Grond Uit) is a proudly South African company that manufactures sugar and sugar free cordials.

GUDGU products are hand made, the traditional way, packed with flavour, and contain only the best quality ingredients.

Dilute GUDGU cordials 1:6 (or to taste) with water, sparkling water or soda water to make a refreshing cold drink.

GUDGU stands for Goedheid Uit Die Grond Uit meaning goodness from the earth.



GUDGU also ticks the following boxes:

o Vegan friendly

o Sugar Free

o Diabetic friendly

o Perfect for Health and fitness conscious

o Low Carb

o Keto friendly

o Banting friendly

o Paleo friendly

o Gluten Free

o ADHD friendly

o Autism friendly

They blend Xylitol and Stevia in a certain way to reduce the after taste to almost zero

Meletso created some recipes using Sugar free -Pink Lemonade and Lime Cordials.

Lime(ade) - Non alcoholic:

  • 1 lime

  • 125ml lime cordial (instead of sugar syrup) 

  • 750ml soda water 

  • Ice cubes 

  1. Mix cordial with quartered limes.

  2. Add soda water and ice cubes and mix.

  3. Garnish with sliced lime. Serves 8.


Berry Collins:

  • handful fresh strawberries/raspberries

  • GUDGU Pink Lemonade (to taste)

  • soda water to top up

  • 2 measures gin

  • lemon slices for garnish

  • crushed ice

  1. Blend strawberries/ raspberries and ice for a few seconds.

  2. Add crushed ice mixture to highball glass

  3. Add gin and pink lemonade cordial

  4. Top with soda water

  5. Decorate with strawberry and lemon slices.

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GUDGDU cordials retail for R99,95 and sugar free cordials retail for R119,95.

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