• Honey Rhubarb Shrub

    Honey Rhubarb Shrub

    A shrub is a very old drink that consists of fruit, sugar, and vinegar as the base. The great thing about Shrub recipes is that they can be easily modified by using fruits that are in season, different forms of sugar (honey is of course our favourite), and different flavours...

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  • Bee Fact or Fiction

    Bee Fact or Fiction

    FACT:  Only female bees can sting. The stinger is a modified ovipositor… (a “tube like organ” found in many insects, usually for laying eggs). Male bees however, don't have one. It’s doubtful they miss it though -  most bee species are gentle, and only sting when provoked. Wasps can be...

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  • Honey Lemon Spritz

    Ingredients ¼ cup honey ¼ cup boiling water 20 lemon verbena or basil leaves, divided 2 cups Lillet Blanc ¾ cup vodka ½ cup fresh lemon juice 5 fresh thyme sprigs 1 ½ cups club soda, chilled 1 lemon, thinly sliced   Directions Step 1Combine honey, 1/4 cup boiling water, and...

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  • HONEY GARLIC CHICKEN WINGS

    This is total comfort food… and believe me when I say - it is so satisfying to watch the honey as it begins to bubble and thicken, swirling with the vinegar.   INGREDIENTS 6 chicken thighs, bone in or out, with or without skin* Salt and pepper, to season 2 teaspoons...

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  • Planting Pollinators 101: Ontario Honey Creations’ Spring Flower Recommendations

    Spring time comes around in a much needed turn, as we all grow tired of snowy driveways and frosty windows. We start to hear birds and see the sun, and we notice new green growth around us. For Ontario Honey Creations, it’s the most wonderful time of the year! New...

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  • Savory, Meet Sweet: Buckwheat Honey Malt Vinegar Brussel Sprouts With Bacon

    Kids are often guilty of many different offenses: saying hilarious and awkward things in public; outgrowing their clothes far too quickly; and giving brussel sprouts an unfairly bad rep. These small, flowery veggies can be stinky when boiled, but they are deliciously packed with fibre and vitamin C! Disguise the...

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