Why We Shouldn’t Rely on Pollen Counts for Manuka Honey

Don’t Be Misled By Marketing Hype: Noted Industry Experts Say “Pollen Counting” Not A Reliable Way To Determine Authenticity Or Effectiveness Of New Zealand Manuka Honey. Showcasing yet again the reality-altering power of “creative marketing,” several brands in the rapidly-growing Manuka honey category are trying to validate the purity and effectiveness of their products by … Continue reading Why We Shouldn’t Rely on Pollen Counts for Manuka Honey

The Hive

Manuka honey is created in the same way all honey is, but what do you know about how a bee colony functions?  To start, beehives can hold up to 50,000 bees in one colony and this colony contains a combination of worker bees, drone bees and of course the queen. Worker bees, which are female, all … Continue reading The Hive

Honey Up Your Summer Grilling Tips

Summer is fast approaching that means dusting off the grill and grilling all your favorite honey recipes! To optimize your outdoor grilling experience, use these secrets when grilling with nature’s versatile go-to sweetener: honey.   Click here for delicious honey inspired grilling recipes. Honey grilling prep: Handling honey & honey marinades: To keep the honey flowing easily, run … Continue reading Honey Up Your Summer Grilling Tips