CREATING A SPECIAL HOME

CREATING A SPECIAL HOME

We have a chat to Julie-Anne, the Saturday superstar shop girl about her time at Central Saint Martins, her inspiration for decorating our hives and how honey is a multi sensory experience. Julie-Anne, what do you do at London Honey Co?When a position for the shop came up through my...

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HONEY PIE

HONEY PIE

This recipe is inspired by Nigella Lawson and a bakery in Brooklyn, made by the amazing @clerkenwellboyec1. Ingredients: For the pastry (or you can also buy short crust, a little bit of cheating is allowed) 225 g plain flour ½ teaspoon fine sea salt 125 ml mild and light olive...

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MEET THE LONDON HONEY COMPANY TEAM: MARIO LOPEZ

MEET THE LONDON HONEY COMPANY TEAM: MARIO LOPEZ

From bio chemistry, to business development, to beekeeping... find out more about our very own warehouse supremo Mario. What do you do at London Honey Company?I’m the London Honey Co Warehouse Supervisor! I organise fulfilment and make sure all orders go out in time and in order. I make sure...

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TURMERIC PANCAKES WITH HONEY INFUSED PEARS

TURMERIC PANCAKES WITH HONEY INFUSED PEARS

A fantastic recipe for fluffy pancakes to make this weekend. The batter makes 12 to 15 pancakes so you can half the recipe if needed. And if you have a sweet tooth you can add Ginger and Turmeric honey to the batter.Pancake batter: 4 organic free range eggs2 ripe bananas (sliced)120 ml milk...

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HONEY AND CHEESE, A LOVE STORY.

HONEY AND CHEESE, A LOVE STORY.

We sent Emma a package of honey goodness to experiment with and to find some wonderful pairings. Here's what she found out.. Now, let me start with this - honey is not always the obvious choice as a condiment to go with cheese for many reasons. Chutneys and jams have big,...

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HONEY BAKLAVA

HONEY BAKLAVA

Baklava is a rich, sweet dessert pastry made of layers of filo pastry filled with chopped nuts and held together with a honey syrup. This simple desert is a showstopper and great to make a day ahead as it's even tastier when all those sweet and nutty flavours have got to...

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LONDON IS THE BEES KNEES

LONDON IS THE BEES KNEES

A Bees Knees is a Prohibition Era cocktail made with gin, fresh lemon juice, and honey. The name comes from the era's slang meaning 'the best', and it is! This cocktail so simple to make and super refreshing. We made this with Berry Bros & Rudd No.3 London Dry Gin. So far, No.3...

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Honey and Hay Fever

Honey and Hay Fever

Here at the London Honey Company there is one incredible trend that over the years has become evident; as those lovely longer and warmer days kick in and the air fills with the gorgeous floral notes of spring our London Honey sales start flying through the roof.  Most customers buying...

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A quick beginners guide to buying honey

A quick beginners guide to buying honey

What are the different ‘types’ of honey and why does it matter? There are thousands of honey varieties and flavours out there and most of these will be unique to a country, region or even more specific locations. We are doing our best to identify and offer honeys from the different...

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Honey, Tahini & Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Honey, Tahini & Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

This quick and easy recipe incorporates some of our absolute favourite baking ingredients, and marries the zingy and distinctive notes of our Oxfordshire honey with creamy and nutty flavours making cookies that are just too moreish to put down.  The tahini in this recipe gives the cookies a slightly fudgey...

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