In The Backyard Beekeeper's Honey Handbook, seasoned
expert, Kim Flottum explains the process of moving honey from
beehive to honey house and how to reveal and extract it so none of
the finer aromas, tastes, or colors are bruised, burned, or
broken. You'll learn which crops produce the best tasting
honey and which to avoid. It also provides instructions for
careful, considerate storing, and focuses on the best ways to
produce, harvest, and use the honey.
Unlike the harsh industrial methods used by beekeepers who harvest
a season''s blend just once a year, The Backyard Beekeeper''s
Honey Handbook is idea for those who want to follow a simpler
path to create an unforgettable product. You''ll be introduced to
the amazing varieties of honey and be provided with a detailed
illustrated guide to honey plants along with their bloom dates and
The full-color, stunning photographs illustrate and exalt the
process. This book will hel you create an amazing honey crop.
You''ll find dozens of delicious, healthy recipes featuring artisan
and varietal honey for both sweet and savory dishes. The recipes
range from dips to dressings to salads and vegetables to entrees
and desserts featuring your own honey.