About Honey

Did you know that honey is made thanks to the efforts of thousands of honey bees, and it is actually their winter stores of food?

Were you aware that honey is the only food made by insects, and eaten by humans as well as the insects?

Here are links to pages providing lots of information about honey. 

What is honey?

How do bees make honey?

Types of honey

Why does honey taste sweet?

Honey is absolutely fascinating.  It has long been prized throughout cultures and history, not only for its sweet taste but also for its health-giving properties.  Even the beekeeper to King Charles I of England once said:

    "A  bee is a most magnificent chemist".

I hope you enjoy learning all about honey!

You might like these

Go back from About Honey to Home page