From cooking and baking to health and first aid, there’s no substitute for 100 percent pure, natural honey. And that’s what you get when you purchase any Sue Bee® Honey branded products – a guarantee that no additional ingredients or flavoring have been added. But for those adventurous do-it-yourselfers looking for a fun twist to a classic product, there are a number of ways to add other all-natural ingredients to your pure honey at home. Infused honey not only adds unique flavors for a great taste, it can also contain additional health benefits as well. See for yourself by trying any of these eight infused honeys.

Cinnamon Infused Honey

Honey infused with cinnamon adds a warming taste to a cup of tea. It’s also tasty enough by itself that you can spread it on a piece of toast to enjoy.

What you’ll need:

  • 1 cup Sue Bee® Honey
  • 5 cinnamon sticks
  • 1 pinch ground cinnamon

Directions

Ginger Infused Honey

Ginger is known to fight inflammation. By applying cool ginger infused honey to a minor abrasion and covering it with gauze, it may help heal the injury. Ginger infused honey is also enticing when drizzled over oatmeal.

What you’ll need:

  • 1 cup Sue Bee® Honey
  • 1 tablespoon finely chopped ginger root
  • 1 pinch ground ginger

Directions

Jalapeno Infused Honey

Serve jalapeno infused honey with a side of cornbread or potatoes. Drizzle over baked brie or pork chops to add a taste that is fit for a king.

What you’ll need:

  • 1 cup Sue Bee® Honey
  • 1 sliced jalapeno

Directions

Lemon Infused Honey

It is no secret that lemon and honey in your tea will soothe a sore throat. Whip together lemon infused honey in minutes to ease discomfort.

What you’ll need:

  • 1 cup Sue Bee® Honey
  • 1 tablespoon grated lemon peel
  • 2 fresh slices of lemon

Directions

Rosemary Infused Honey

Add a little rosemary infused honey to vanilla ice cream for a sweet, fresh flavor. Rosemary infused honey is also great for skin care remedies, such as facial masks and scrubs.

What you’ll need:

  • 1 cup Sue Bee® Honey
  • 2 chopped rosemary sprigs

Directions

Thyme Infused Honey

Thyme infused honey paired with havarti cheese makes for a rustic flavor with a touch of sweetness. It is also said that thyme relieves hay fever symptoms and has more vitamin C than any other herb.

What you’ll need:

  • 1 cup Sue Bee® Honey
  • 2 tablespoons thyme

Directions

Vanilla Bean Infused Honey

This infused honey provides a heavenly DIY lip balm flavor. It is great to put in your tea or to even spread on a muffin.

What you’ll need:

  • 1 cup Sue Bee® Honey
  • 1 vanilla bean

Directions

Vanilla and Orange Infused Honey

Substitute syrup for this vanilla and orange infused honey and layer on top of pancakes or waffles.

What you’ll need:

  • 1 cup Sue Bee® Honey
  • 1 vanilla bean
  • Zest from 1/2 of a large orange

Directions

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