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I Love the Taste of Honey but is it Kosher?

Honey and Apples

This is a question we are often asked as the answer is YES, pure raw honey is kosher. In fact, a very special relationship exists between honey and Jewish culinary traditions. According to the Torah, (the Jewish law of God as revealed to Moses and recorded in the first five books of the Old Testament), […]

Allergies and Bhramara Mudra

Yoga Mudras  are gestures for the hands and body that aid healing for the body, mind, emotions, and spirit.  Using hand positions in this manner can be found in the yoga, Buddhist, Chinese, and other traditions. Here is one to practice to relieve allergies and related conditions.  It’s called Bhramara Mudra (the name of the mudra […]

Honey Streusel Muffins

                    Ingredients For the muffins: 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup sugar 3 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 large egg, room temperature 1 cup whole milk, room temperature 1/4 cup butter, melted and slightly cooled 1/4 cup Winter Park Honey (Orange Blossom works well) For the streusel topping: 1/4 cup all-purpose flour 1/4 cup sugar […]

Herb Planting for Bees

  Herbs provide a valuable source of food for bees and other pollinating insects. Since bees have lost much of their natural habitat, growing a few herbs is a really easy way to enjoy fresh flavors and help our bees.     You may or may not have space for a large kitchen herb garden, but […]

Testimonial letter from our valued customer, Nora Linderman

      From: Nora Linderman Date: Wed, May 11, 2016 at 9:35 AM Subject: honey order To: localhoney@winterparkhoney.com To Whomever Does Quality Control: I just received my order of 3 honeys from your company. Each came thru a different seller (you, Amazon, and some other). Each arrived intact – which for travelling across the […]

Healthy Children’s Snacks with Choc-O-Honey

It’s still summertime and the kids are home and always hungry! Studies show that when kids are well nourished, they perform better in studies and sports and are better equipped to fight off disease. But what most moms and dads also know is that pleasing those picky little taste buds is easier said than done. […]

Winter Park Honey’s Sweet-N-Green Tea

       Sweet Matcha Green Tea Honey   Every ingredient that goes into this new product is 100% organic. The honey crystals are made from organic honey and organic sugar cane juice. The organic green tea in this product is unique in that it is made from the whole tea leaf–not brewed. The entire leaf is finely ground […]

GINGER

Aromatic, pungent and spicy, ginger is the underground rhizome of the plant known botanically as zingiber officinale. The plant’s botanical name is thought to be derived from its sanskrit name singabera which means “horn shaped,” reflecting how ginger root appears. It has a firm texture and is covered with a tough brownish skin Ayurveda gives […]

Honeycomb and Beeswax

Carefully crafted by young worker bees into six-sided honeycomb cells, beeswax provides tiny storage units for bee larvae, honey and pollen. There are two possible explanations for why honeycomb is composed of hexagons rather than another shape. One is that a hexagonal structure uses the least material to create a lattice of cells. Another is that […]