Raw Cranberry Blossom Honey
Raw cranberry blossom honey has a strong, tangy berry taste without the cranberry tartness. It pairs very well in teas, cheeses, apples, seafood, breads and fruit. Cranberry blossom honey also pairs well with poultry, pork and dark chocolate. It has a light nutty taste, making it ideal for cranberry honey butter or cranberry honey cookies.
Cranberry honey is a great source of natural antioxidants just like the cranberries themselves! Cranberry honey can help urinary infections and digestive and respiratory conditions.
A Delicious Berry Honey
Famous for it’s mild, smooth and not overly sweet taste, Cranberry Honey is the ultimate cheese pairing honey. It goes great with mild, moderate to sharp cheeses, so its hard to go wrong when pairing this honey with the world’s finest cheeses.
Cranberry Honey Source and Background
Raw cranberry blossom honey comes from cranberry bushes and has a beautiful light red tint. Our beekeepers extract the honey from the August cranberry pollination in central eastern New Jersey in the Pinelands area.
First, cranberry honey is commonly in short supply because Cranberry pollination occurs about two weeks annually. Secondly, smaller crops are often the result of nearby plants with more abundant nectar bloom. Lastly, Cranberries are often a weaker producer of pollen and nectar.
To learn more about Built by Bees raw honey and what makes it special, please read this short blog article.
Caring For Your Raw Honey
If crystallization occurs, gently warm in a pan of warm water. Avoid microwaving.