General Buzz

September is National Honey Month!

In 1989, the National Honey Board declared the month of September as National Honey Month as a way to promote the beekeeping industry, beekeeping in the United States and, of course, honey! While we all know honey as the natural and versatile sweetener that we regularly incorporate into many of our favorite foods, the many uses […]

By |September 1st, 2014|General Buzz|0 Comments

National Trail Mix Day

The last day of August before we roll into September – and National Honey Month – is recognized across the country as National Trail Mix Day! Honey is a key ingredient in many trail mix recipes as it helps provide a natural sweetener that coats the other ingredients. One of our favorite recipes is […]

By |August 29th, 2014|General Buzz|0 Comments

Different Types of Honey

Bees make honey from flower nectar, so different flowers naturally give different flavors to the honey you keep on your shelf. More than 300 unique types of honey have been identified, but Sue Bee® Honey – which tests and blends honey in a state-of-the-art laboratory – makes it easy for you by offering variety, including […]

By |August 28th, 2014|General Buzz|0 Comments

Honey Hints

Have you ever wondered how to substitute honey in your favorite recipes? What about how to reverse granulation – that thick crystallization or sugaring that sometimes occurs to honey over time? We’ve got those answers and more! Check out some of our helpful honey hints below for the answers you’ve been looking for!
To substitute […]

By |August 25th, 2014|General Buzz|0 Comments

National Waffle Day

National Waffle Day is Aug. 24 – the day the waffle iron was issued a patent in the United States! Waffles are typically enjoyed for breakfast but have also been known to be consumed anytime throughout the day while being paired with classic like chicken, ham, berries and more. No matter how you like […]

By |August 22nd, 2014|General Buzz|0 Comments

National Lemonade Day

August 20, 2014 is National Lemonade Day! Lemonade was originated in the Mediterranean region as a way to help treat colds and other ailments. These days, lemonade is most commonly consumed throughout the summer and in warmer months as a refreshing beverage. While there are hundreds of different ways to make your own lemonade, […]

By |August 19th, 2014|General Buzz|0 Comments

National Honey Bee Day

National Honey Bee Day was started by grassroots minded beekeepers as a way to help build awareness for the industry through education and promotion. The date for National Honey Bee Day is chosen each year as “to not interfere with other national pollinator, honey programs, and national/regional conferences.”

This year’s National Honey Bee Day falls […]

By |August 15th, 2014|General Buzz|0 Comments

Spend a day with The Henningsens!

We’re giving away an all-expenses-paid trip for two to enjoy great food and live music with the band at their family farm outside Nashville, Tenn., on Oct. 25!
Head over to our Facebook page or simply enter below for your chance to win! And don’t forget to share the promotion with your friends to gain […]

By |August 14th, 2014|General Buzz|3 Comments

Back-to-School Recipes for Hungry Kids

With schools all across the country resuming classes, lunchboxes are being packed and after school is time for snacks! Honey is a great source of energy and can be used to sweeten up boring snacks or as the centerpiece for tasty new treat! One of our favorites? Simply cut a banana in half and […]

National Mustard Day

The first Saturday in August is designated as National Mustard Day by the National Mustard Museum in Middleton, Wisconsin! Without mustard, one of the most popular and delicious condiments incorporating honey would not be possible. We’re talking about honey mustard, of course! To celebrate National Mustard Day, we’ve compiled some some of our favorite […]