7 Honey Tastes

When first asked to describe what honey tastes like, most people say “sweet”. That is because a lot of supermarket honey is commercial honey, which is blended, heated and filtered to look and taste a certain way (mainly bland sweetness). When it comes to raw, small-batch honey (straight from the hive to your breakfast table), there are a host of tastes you should look out for. Sometimes finding the right...

The Joy of Bees: A Gastronomic Honey Tasting

As a honey lover when I heard that an immersive experiential art installation centred around bees and gastronomic honey tasting was coming to London I could not contain my excitement. The Joy of Bees curated by Bompas & Parr  for Relais & Châteaux , an international hotel group (that has a  commitment to bees and sustainability) arrived in London in October (2016) and I was delighted to attend the preview night (and to experience the...