Halloumi, za’atar and honey parcels

2019-10-07 08:53

Za’atar – meaning ‘wild thyme’ in Arabic – is an increasingly popular Middle Eastern spice blend of toasted sesame seeds, thyme, marjoram or oregano, sumac and salt, which can be sprinkled liberally onto flatbreads, mixed with olive oil as a dip or even tossed over roasted veg. The za’atar in this recipe really brings a new flavour dimension to these crispy, salty, spicy and sweet phyllo morsels. Amazing as a canapé or a starter, these can be made ahead of time and frozen.

In a South African experiment, bees are now being used to scare off destructive elephants

The elephant populations in South Africa's National parks are growing, and the big animals can be hungry. Bees could help save this one tree species from destruction.

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Cuba's worker bees boost thriving honey business

2019-04-10 10:37

In the floral valleys of Cuba's Matanzas province, old fashioned farming means bees can swarm without the threat of pesticides that have decimated populations across the world.

South African honey fraud and what you need to know

2018-07-30 12:47

Producers of fake honey are scamming South African consumers. Read this to find out more.

Honey helps when kids swallow button batteries

2018-06-15 10:55

A new study found that honey works as a protective barrier between an ingested battery and human tissue.

Fake sugar may not be a safer option for diabetics

2017-09-25 11:00

A new study supports the concept that artificial sweeteners could actually reduce the body's control of blood sugar levels.

Shake that Winter bug with these 5 strong and punchy medicinal drinks

2017-06-12 14:54

Sip your way to good health with these remedies.

Beekeeping goes digital

2017-05-21 06:00

A KwaZulu-Natal beekeeper is bringing the fourth industrial revolution to the ancient art of beekeeping, with plans to use technology to uplift emerging black beekeepers.

10 glorious honey recipes to make you a little sweeter

2016-09-30 13:25

These sweet treat honey recipes will brighten your day.

Churros French toast stack

2016-05-11 17:02

A delicious quick and easy treat!


Sriracha honey grilled chicken wings

2019-06-14 09:04

Try out this Asian styled wings recipe from YU restaurant.

Watch: Babies can't eat honey because it can cause 'infant botulism' — here's what that means

Infants less than one-year-old can suffer from eating honey, because it contains bacteria that can cause a serious illness called “infant botulism.”

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Squirrels are damaging some maple syrup operations

2019-03-16 19:00

Maple syrup producers have more than the weather to worry about.

How SA honey production could see R20bn turnover

2017-10-22 13:53

A structural approach and strategic business model could see South Africa’s honey industry turnover reach R20bn, according to experts.

Chocolate, honey and hazelnut fridge fudge

2017-06-22 11:41

This fudge recipe is almost impossible to mess up so and it also has the added benefit of being free from refined sugar.

Saffron, hazelnut and honey roasted chicken

2017-05-25 13:18

This recipe uses an interesting combination of ingredients but they come together so beautifully in the oven resulting in tender and exotically flavoured chicken pieces that will have you licking the plate!

Mieliepap cake with a buffalo yoghurt icing

2017-05-03 09:15

Topped with rooibos ice cream and honey roasted peaches.

Peanut butter bliss balls

2016-05-19 11:45

Something sweet and favourable.

SPONSORED: Honey glazed chipotle sausages

2016-04-18 15:57

Something to tickle your tastebuds in the morning.

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