Remember every good picnic deserves a jar of honey especially when in its own barrel! Our mixed herb honey really stands out from the crowd. The taste is sublime, drizzled on fresh fruit, spooned over ice cream, mixed with cream, added to a smoothie, there are endless delicious possibilities. And most importantly it only contains natural sugars.
We came across this recipe for strawberry butter on The Kitchn website. It’s delicious and really easy to make. The ingredients are: 12 teaspoons of Tsar’s Mixed Herb honey 240 g of unsalted butter, cut into 1-inch cubes, at room temperature
1/4 teaspoon freshly grated orange zest
1/4 teaspoon salt
85 g hulled and diced fresh strawberries Combine the butter, honey, orange zest, and salt in a food processor fitted with the blade attachment. Process for about 20 seconds, sc
We recently spent a really enjoyable half day at West Norfolk Bees, last Christmas we received a voucher to attend a beekeeper taster day. David Wootton who runs the events made everyone feel very welcome, he was a mine of fascinating information about our little buzzing friends. The day started around a large kitchen table, where David explained the technicalities of beekeeping, equipment used and the various behaviors of bees, with plenty of humor thrown in and tea and bis