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Top 7 Raw Honey Benefits

Raw honey is well known for its endless list of health benefits.  So what is raw honey? Raw honey is a pure, unpasteurized sweetener made by bees from the nectar of flowers. Most of the honey consumed today is processed honey.  This is honey that has been heated and heavily filtered before it is packaged up to be sold in grocery shops. This heat treatment and heavy filtering robs the honey of its nutritional value and health powers.  All our honey is kept raw to ensure you can benefit from all its natural goodness.  Here's our 7 top Benefits of consuming raw honey.   1. Antioxidant Powerhouse Raw honey contains an array of plant chemicals that act as antioxidants. Some types of...

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How to substitute honey for sugar in cooking

Did you know that honey can be used as a replacement for sugar in cooking? It can replace sugars such as white sugar, brown sugar, maple syrup or corn syrup. Be sure to follow our handy tips to ensure you reap all the benefits of your raw honey. Cooking with honey tip #1 For every 1 cup of sugar, substitute 1/2 to 2/3 cup of honey. Honey being mainly fructose is much sweeter than refined sugar.  Depending on the honey variety you use it can be 2 to 3 times sweeter.  Therefor we suggest follow our handy chart below for getting the conversion right.  Cooking with honey tip # 2 Add a little baking soda honey is naturally acidic and...

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