Blackberry Honey

Blackberry Honey

Blackberry honey Blackberry honey is a monofloral honey produced by bees collecting and converting blackberry blossom nectar into honey.   Table of Contents Add a header to begin generating the table of contents What Is Blackberry Honey? Often blackberry honey is made from one or more of the bushes in the genus Rubus. This includes […]

Sage Honey

Sage Honey

Sage honey Sage honey is a monofloral honey produced by honey bees by collecting and converting the nectar of the flowers found on the genus Salvia plants into honey.  Table of Contents Add a header to begin generating the table of contents What Is Sage Honey? Sage honey is a prized monofloral variety due to […]

Buckwheat Honey

Buckwheat Honey

Buckwheat honey Buckwheat honey is often considered a byproduct of harvesting the seeds produced by buckwheat. Buckwheat seeds are used similar to grains and can be ground for flour. Their hulls/husks (capsule the seed is held in) are used as stuffing in hypoallergenic pillows and other products. Buckwheat honey is used to make sauces, and […]

Chestnut Honey

Chestnut Honey

Sweet Chestnut Honey – The Travelling Bee Co In 1904, the great American Chestnut tree was found to be infected with a fungus, and the disease eventually wiped out a majestic species that once made up nearly 30% of the forest canopy from Maine to Georgia. Luckily, the U.S. is home to a healthy chestnut […]

Linden Honey

Linden Honey

Linden honey It was Greek mythology that led many to anoint the Linden tree the “tree of life.” and there are stories that describe villagers dancing around a linden tree as a form of celebration. In modern times, this is a tree that lines the streets of many communities in both the United States and […]

Macadamia Honey

Honey Bee Preparing To Pollinate Macadamia Blossom

Macadamia Honey in the making – Beehives on a Field in Hawaii. Credit: Maui Bees Inc. Macadamia honey is a monofloral variety produced from honey bees harvesting the nectar and pollen of the white flowers that blossom on the macadamia trees. The honey’s taste, colour and aroma varies considerably depending on its origins. Macadamia honey […]

Dandelion Honey

Dandelion Honey

Dandelion Honey – The Travelling Bee Co. Dandelion honey is a monofloral honey that is produced from honey bees collecting and processing dandelion nectar into honey. The monofloral dandelion honey is derived from the nectar of flowers in the genus Taraxacum. Table of Contents Add a header to begin generating the table of contents What […]

Honeydew Honey

Nelson Honey - Honeydew Honey

Nelson Honey – Honeydew Honey Many people see the name honeydew honey and assume that it is honey that is made from the nectar and pollen that bees collect from the flowers that bloom on the vines that grow honeydew melons.The confusion is understandable, and perhaps that is why many honeydew honey producers label their […]

Coriander Honey

Honey Bee Extracting The Nectar Of The Coriander Flower

Coriander Honey – The Travelling Bee Co. Coriander honey is produced by honey bees harvesting and processing the nectar from the cilantro plant, more commonly known as coriander.Usually, the seeds of the plant are referred to as “coriander”, while the plant is called “cilantro”. Despite this, people often confuse and say coriander to describe the […]

Aster Honey

Honeybee Pollinating Aster Flower

Aster honey in the honeycomb Aster honey is a monofloral variety of honey that is produced from honey bees converting aster flower nectar into honey. The name “aster” comes from the Ancient Greek word ἀστήρ (astḗr), which means “star”, referring to the shape of the flowers head. It’s produced in the Mid-South region of the […]