Summer is nearing and we need plenty of hydration. But, how do we make drinking plain H2O interesting? How about making infused water? Colorful fruit infusions will make you want to drink more without the extra calories. Plus, It’s good for you. Here are a few tips to get you started: Ingredients: Any Pacific Resource … More Stay Hydrated with Fruit Infused Water.
Honeydew Honey from New Zealand is dark in color, with a similar taste to golden syrup or treacle. This runny honey does not crystallize in cooler temperatures and is delicious with plain yogurt, on toast, in drinks. So we thought we would try this with our favorite bread pudding recipe. We included our wildly popular Salted … More HoneyDew Honey Bread Pudding
A turkey is at the center of the Thanksgiving holiday. Here is a tip to get that beautiful golden roasted turkey: Tent the turkey loosely with foil to delay browning of the breast. Remove foil during the last 50 minutes to allow the turkey to brown. Also, baste every 20 minutes to keep the bird … More Manuka Honey Glazed Turkey
New Zealand is an amazing country with rolling hills, majestic mountains and crystal clear blue lakes but what is even better is that to date no fresh fruit, vegetables or meat grown there is genetically engineered. Although some imported products, which are strictly regulated, are allowed into New Zealand (soy, canola, corn and cotton) every … More GMO Free Grown Products!
Sea Salt can be used in many different ways in the kitchen. Try this tasty recipe for soft homemade pretzels with fresh rosemary and Pacific Sea Salt. Dip them into a rosemary cheese sauce for a delicious snack! Ingredients: -For the pretzels: 1 1/2 cups warm water 2 tablespoons light brown sugar 1 package active dry … More Rosemary Sea Salt Pretzels with Rosemary Cheddar Cheese Sauce
We have talked about propolis before but it has so many active properties that benefit health it is hard to fit it all into one article. Propolis is a resin that bees use to protect their hive from bacteria and more. Recent studies, specifically on New Zealand propolis, have shown that it also contains the … More Propolis… Never ending Benefits
The first thing you might think when you hear that a product contains bee venom is that the bees are harmed in the collection. However, the good news is that since the 1960’s a non-invasive method has been used to extract the venom. It’s called elctro-shock collection but its not as bad as it sounds. … More Bee venom, Life and Death in a Sting
Manuka gets alot of press but what about all of the other raw honeys’s out there? All raw honey (honey not heated over 95F, hive temperature) contains anti microbial activity! However, the antioxidant and anti microbial potential of honeys varies according to their floral sources and environment giving rise to a wide variety of potentially … More Clover Honey, Manuka’s Understudy
The tiny world of bees is a magical place and propolis (a bee resin) just can’t stay out of the lime light in the research world. A recent review on literature has shown that propolis is an effective natural ingredient that can be used for prevention and treatment in dentistry and oral care. The … More Propolis -dental inflammation begone