5 oz. Gourmet Creamed Honey
We’re excited to introduce you to our line of homemade creamed honey, a creamy, spreadable delight that’s as versatile as it is delicious. Made with love and the purest ingredients right here on our homestead, each jar promises not just a taste but an experience.
Why Choose Coastal Hive & Hens Creamed Honey?
- Locally Produced: Directly from our bees to your table, ensuring freshness and quality.
- Natural Ingredients: We use only the best, including high-quality essential oils for our flavored varieties.
- Sustainable Practices: Support a family-run homestead dedicated to eco-friendly practices.
- Versatile Delights: Whether you’re sweetening your tea or spicing up a meal, our creamed honey is your go-to.
Creamed honey, also known as whipped honey or honey butter, is a type of honey that has been processed to control crystallization, resulting in a smooth, creamy texture that’s perfect for spreading. Unlike liquid honey, creamed honey is thick, spreadable, and doesn’t drip, making it a versatile and mess-free option for various culinary uses.
Benefits of Creamed Honey
- Spreadable Consistency: Its butter-like consistency makes it easy to spread on bread, toast, pancakes, and more, without the mess associated with liquid honey.
- Rich Flavor: Creamed honey retains the natural flavors and nutrients of raw honey while offering a unique, smooth taste experience.
- Longer Shelf Life: Thanks to its crystallized form, creamed honey doesn’t spoil or ferment easily, ensuring a longer shelf life without the need for preservatives.
- Versatility: It can be used in cooking, baking, as a sweetener in drinks, or as a spread, providing a convenient and delicious way to enjoy the benefits of honey.
Why Creamed Honey Takes Longer to Produce
The process of making creamed honey is more labor-intensive and time-consuming than bottling liquid honey. Here’s why:
- Controlled Crystallization: To achieve its creamy texture, honey is carefully crystallized under controlled conditions. This involves seeding liquid honey with fine crystals and maintaining it at a stable temperature.
- Constant Monitoring: The crystallization process requires constant monitoring to ensure the crystals form uniformly, which is essential for achieving the smooth texture of creamed honey.
- Slow Process: The entire process is slow, often taking several days to weeks, as opposed to liquid honey, which can be extracted, strained, and bottled in a much shorter timeframe.
This meticulous process results in a product that’s not only delicious but also offers a unique way to enjoy the natural sweetness of honey with added convenience and versatility.
Our Creamed Honey Variations
🍯 Original Creamed Honey
Our Original Creamed Honey is the perfect starting point. Smooth, rich, and luxuriously creamy, it’s crafted from 100% pure, raw honey harvested from our own bees. It spreads like butter at room temperature, making it an ideal companion for your morning toast, pancakes, or even a spoonful in tea.
🌶️ Hot Creamed Honey
Turn up the heat with our Hot Creamed Honey, infused with our very own Carolina Reaper peppers. This bold blend combines the smooth sweetness of creamed honey with a fiery kick that’s sure to awaken your taste buds. Perfect for drizzling over pizza, adding a spicy twist to your favorite barbecue sauce, or elevating your cheese board.
🍦 Vanilla Creamed Honey
Indulge in the sweet, comforting flavors of our Vanilla Creamed Honey. Made with high-quality essential oils, this variation offers a gentle, aromatic vanilla essence that pairs beautifully with warm beverages, baked goods, or as a sweet dip for fresh fruit. It’s a versatile treat that adds a touch of sweetness to any moment.
🍊 Citrus Creamed Honey
Brighten your day with our Citrus Creamed Honey, crafted with a blend of essential oils to capture the zesty essence of fresh citrus. This refreshing twist on our classic creamed honey is perfect for adding a burst of flavor to your morning yogurt, a sweet glaze for baked goods, or a delightful spread on warm, buttered toast.
Creamed honey is a labor of love, embodying the dedication to quality and the passion for beekeeping. Its unique texture and extended shelf life make it a favorite among honey enthusiasts looking for a spreadable, flavorful, and nutritious alternative to traditional honey.
|Creamed Honey Variations
Original Creamed Honey, Hot Creamed Honey, Vanilla Creamed Honey, Citrus Creamed Honey