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 … Continue reading Stay Hydrated with Fruit Infused Water.
It’s not Blue it’s golden
Blue borage also known as viper's bugloss, blue thistle and blue devil is a plant with tall spikes of beautiful blue flowers, rough petals and red tongue like stamens. This plant grows in well drained soils and feeds a variety of insects including honey bees, painted-lady butterflies and buff-tailed bumblebees. Although beautiful and loved by insects … Continue reading It’s not Blue it’s golden
HoneyDew Honey Bread Pudding
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 … Continue reading HoneyDew Honey Bread Pudding
2015 Flavor of the Year- Honey
Firmenich names Honey 2015 "Flavor of the Year." Pacific Resources is exited honey has been named flavor of the year. "Beyond taste, honey has a multitude of functional benefits for both cooking and baking. Honey attracts and holds moisture, enhancing freshness and shelf-life, and it acts as a binder and thickener for sauces, dressings and marinades. Honey … Continue reading 2015 Flavor of the Year- Honey
Tiny World of Bees; Royal Jelly and Type 2 Diabetes
The tiny world of bees is a place where all kinds of magical things take place. Not only do they create honey, bee pollen and royal jelly not so ceremoniously called “bee spit” they also help maintain our ecosystems through pollination. Royal jelly is made to feed all of the bee larva in the hive … Continue reading Tiny World of Bees; Royal Jelly and Type 2 Diabetes
Flapjacks – Oats and Honey
My kids love this delicious and super easy recipe, its perfect for their lunchboxes. Made with our amazing New Zealand Tawari honey, it has the perfect consistency and adds a subtle taste of honey to the bars. Why not try it for yourself? Ingredients: 3/4 cup of unsalted butter 1 cup of brown sugar 1/2cup … Continue reading Flapjacks – Oats and Honey
Pre and Probiotics
We have always heard that bacteria can be harmful to our bodies, but did you know that our digestive system is loaded with bacteria? The bacteria break-down food and help regulate our immune system. Gram for gram we are more bacteria than human cells. In this modern age, good bacteria in our gut are under … Continue reading Pre and Probiotics
Honey On tap!
Tired of being stung by bees to enjoy their honey? Well Stuart and Cedar Anderson a father and son team have built a new invention! A hive where you simply turn the nozzle on and out comes your Honey! Click the link below and see how their new invention works! Never a dull moment in the … Continue reading Honey On tap!
Manuka Honey Popcorn
Make your 4th of July POP with this fun and healthy Manuka Honey Popcorn the entire family will love! Yield: 16, 1-cup servings (if 3 batches are made) Ingredients 1 tbsp canola or vegetable oil 3 to 4 tbsp Manuka Honey (Try with our Manuka Honey 5+) approximately 1/8 tsp gel food coloring (wilton or … Continue reading Manuka Honey Popcorn
New Zealand Honey tasting!
You may have been wine tasting, beer tasting or even cheese tasting...but have you ever been Honey tasting? Here we at Pacific Resources, shoppri.com, are going to try and take you on a virtual New Zealand honey tasting journey to help you discover New Zealand's diverse and unique honey flavors that are available to you … Continue reading New Zealand Honey tasting!