Easy Chai Oatmeal

Need a quick and easy breakfast idea? This oatmeal is quick to make and tastes delicious on a cold, fall morning. It also works great as a nutritious breakfast on school mornings.

Serves 2.

Cook Time: 7 minutes

Ingredients:

1 cup old fashioned rolled oats

1 cup milk

1 cup water

1/8 teaspoon salt

1 teaspoon Beary Berry Honey B&T Chai in the Sky Honey

Desired toppings (such as apples, raisins, sliced almonds, etc)

Directions:

  1. Combine oats, milk, water, and salt in a medium saucepan. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat to low.
  2. Let simmer for 3-5 minutes until thickened, stirring occasionally. Remove from heat and cool slightly.
  3. Stir in Beary Berry Honey B&T Chai in the Sky Honey. Divide equally between two bowls, serve and enjoy!

Tips:

 

Peach & Oatmeal Smoothie

No time for breakfast? This smoothie is quick and easy to make, tastes great and is healthy too! The oatmeal will also help to keep you full longer.

Serves 1 large or 2 small.

Prep Time: 5 mins

Ingredients: 

1/2 cup rolled oats

1 1/2 cups sliced, frozen peaches

1 cup coconut milk

1-2 tbsp Beary Berry Honey Vanilla Bean Honey

1/2 tsp ground cinnamon

Directions:

  1. Pour oats into a blender and blend to pulverize until finely ground.
  2. Add milk and allow oats to soften for 2-3 minutes.
  3. Add remaining ingredients and blend until smooth.
  4. Garnish with fresh peach slices and serve.

Tip:

Chipotle BBQ Chicken Pizza

This recipe is quick and easy to make and is perfect for using up your leftover rotisserie chicken!

Prep Time: 20 mins

Cook Time: 20 mins

Total Time: 40 mins

 

Ingredients:

1 (.25 ounce) package active dry yeast

1 teaspoon white sugar

1 cup warm water

2 1/2 cups flour

2 tablespoons olive oil

1 teaspoon salt

1 bottle Beary Berry Honey Chipotle Honey Glaze

1 1/2 cups shredded rotisserie chicken

1 small onion, chopped

1 red bell pepper, chopped

2 cups shredded marble cheese

1 tomato, thinly sliced

bacon bits, to taste

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 450 degrees F. In a medium bowl, dissolve yeast and sugar in warm water. Let stand until creamy, about 10 minutes.
  2. Stir in flour, salt, and oil. Beat until smooth. Let rest 5 minutes.
  3. Turn dough out onto a parchment paper lined baking sheet and pat or roll dough out to cover pan.
  4. Spread crust with 1/2 bottle of Beary Berry Honey Chipotle Honey Glaze. Sprinkle shredded chicken, onion, red bell pepper, and bacon bits over top. Cover with cheese. Arrange tomato slices on top of the pizza.
  5. Bake in preheated oven for 15-20 minutes, or until crust is golden brown. Let baked pizza cool for 5 minutes before serving.
  6. Enjoy!

 

Peanut Butter & Honey Granola Bars

These granola bars are quick and easy to make and put away for lunches and snacks! The recipe is very flexible which means you can add whatever you’d like to suit your taste.

Makes 12 bars.

Prep Time: 5 mins

Total Time: 50 mins

 

Ingredients:

2 cups quick cooking oats

1 cup natural peanut butter

1/2 cup sliced almonds

1/2 cup chocolate chips

1/8 cup ground flax seeds

1/4 cup Beary Berry Honey Liquid Honey (more if needed)

Directions:

  1. Combine the oats, peanut butter, almonds, chocolate chips, flax seeds, and honey in a medium sized bowl. Add more honey if needed to hold shape.
  2. Line an 8×8 pan with parchment paper and press the oat mixture into the pan.
  3. Freeze pan for 45 minutes to 1 hour, or until firm. Remove the parchment paper from the pan and cut the large square in half. Then cut each half into 6 rectangles. Wrap the bars individually in plastic wrap and store in the freezer or refrigerator.

 

Tips:

  • Try substituting the chocolate chips with raisins or cranberries.
  • Try adding 1/8 cup chia seeds or sunflower seeds.
  • Try using any of our flavoured honeys instead of plain honey for a unique flavour every time.

 

Baked Honey Eggs Benedict

Here’s a delicious breakfast recipe that will be sure to impress!

Serves 6-8

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cook Time: 25 minutes

Total Time: 40 minutes

Ingredients:

4 Tbsp butter

1 package English Muffins

1 lb. thick-cut bacon

1/4 cup Beary Berry Honey Plain Liquid Honey

12 eggs

Salt & pepper, to taste

For Hollandaise:

2 packages Hollandaise sauce mix

2 cups milk

1/2 cup butter

Fresh chives for garnish

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350℉.
  2. Spread each muffin half with butter and place on a baking sheet. Bake for 10 minutes. Set aside.
  3. Cut each slice of bacon in half and lay out on a parchment-covered baking sheet. Drizzle with Beary Berry Honey Plain Liquid Honey and bake in oven for 20-25 minutes, turning once.
  4. Prepare Hollandaise sauce according to directions on package and keep warm.
  5. Arrange the toasted muffin halves on a parchment-covered baking sheet and divide the bacon between the muffins. Gently break an egg over each muffin half, sprinkle with salt and pepper, and bake in the oven for 12-15 minutes or until the eggs are cooked to your preference.
  6. Top with warm Hollandaise sauce and fresh chives.
  7. Serve and enjoy!

Tip: Try using any of our berry flavoured honeys on the bacon for a fun and delicious twist!

Happy Hibiscus Chia Seed Pudding

Need a quick and healthy dessert idea? Chia seeds are high in fibre and antioxidants, making this chia seed pudding a go-to recipe for packable lunches or dinner parties!

Makes 4 servings

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Fridge Time: 4 hours

Total Time: 4 hours 10 minutes

Ingredients:

2 Tbsp B&T Happy Hibiscus Honey

2 cups almond milk

6 Tbsp Chia seeds

Fresh Berries

Directions:

  1. Combine almond milk, B&T Happy Hibiscus Honey, and Chia seeds in a medium-size mixing bowl. Mix well until the honey has fully dissolved.
  2. Cover and refrigerate for at least 4 hours but preferably overnight.
  3. Stir well and divide the pudding into equal portions in dessert cups.
  4. Top with fresh berries and a drizzle of honey.
  5. Serve and enjoy!

Tip: Try making this Chia Seed Pudding recipe with any one of our flavoured honeys for a unique and delicious flavour every time!

Lemonade Crinkle Cookies with Lemon Honey

These delightful little gems boast a sweet and crisp flavour and are the perfect snack for afternoon tea.

Makes 1.5-2 dozen

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook Time: 10 minutes

Total Time: 20 minutes

Ingredients:

1/2 cup butter, softened

1/2 cup Beary Berry Honey Lemon Honey

1/2 tsp vanilla

1 egg

1 teaspoon lemon zest

1 tbsp fresh lemon juice

1/4 tsp salt

1/4 tsp baking powder

1/4 tsp baking soda

2 cups all-purpose flour

1/2 cup icing sugar

Directions: 

  1. Preheat oven to 325℉. Line baking sheets with parchment paper and set aside.
  2. In a large bowl, cream butter and Beary Berry Honey Lemon Honey until light and fluffy. Add vanilla, egg, lemon zest, and lemon juice and beat well. Scrape down sides and beat again.
  3. Slowly stir in all dry ingredients until just combined. Scrape sides of bowl and mix again briefly.
  4. Pour icing sugar on large plate. Roll a heaping teaspoon of dough into a ball and roll in icing sugar until coated. Place on baking sheet.
  5. Bake for 9-11 minutes or until bottoms are barely brown.
  6. Remove from oven and allow cookies to cool briefly before transferring to a rack to finish cooling.

Honey Cheesecake

This rich and creamy cheesecake is easy to make and uses honey as a sweetener instead of sugar. Try experimenting with various flavoured honeys for a unique taste every time. The possibilities are endless!

Prep Time: 30 minutes

Cook Time: 1.5 hours

Total Time: 2 hours

Ingredients:

4 8oz blocks of cream cheese

2/3 cup Beary Berry Honey Liquid or Flavoured Honey

4 eggs

1 tsp pure vanilla extract

Directions: 

  1. Make sure all ingredients are at room temperature before starting.
  2. Beat cream cheese with an electric beater until smooth and fluffy.
  3. Beat in honey and vanilla.
  4. Add eggs and beat until combined.
  5. Pour into a buttered and crumb lined 9 inch springform pan.
  6. Place in a hot water bath.
  7. Bake at 350℉ until set (about 1.5 hours or less). Remove pan from water bath and let cool on a wire rack.
  8. Chill over night before serving.

Lavender Honey Shortbread Cookies

These buttery, delicate shortbread cookies are the perfect addition to any tea time platter or simply for snacking on when you’re feeling something sweet!

Prep Time: 1 hour

Cook Time: 20 minutes

Total Time: 1 hour 20 minutes

Ingredients: 

3 3/4 cups all-purpose flour

1/2 tsp salt

1/2 tsp baking powder

1 1/2 cups unsalted butter, cubed and room temperature

3/4 cup brown sugar

1/4 cup Beary Berry Honey Lavender Honey

Directions:

  1. Whisk together flour, salt, and baking powder. Set aside.
  2. Beat butter and sugar until light and fluffy, then add Lavender Honey and beat until just combined, scraping down the sides of the bowl as needed. Add flour mixture and beat until just moistened (it will be a bit crumbly). Form dough into a ball and wrap in plastic. Allow dough to chill for 45 minutes in the fridge.
  3. When ready to bake, preheat oven to 350℉. Take half of your dough and place it on a lightly floured sheet of parchment or wax paper, sprinkle the top of the dough with just a bit of flour, and place another sheet on top. Roll the dough out to ½-inch thick between two sheets, cut out, then place on parchment lined baking sheets. Continue with the other half of the dough.
  4. Heat a few tablespoons of Beary Berry Honey Lavender Honey in the microwave for just 10 seconds or so, and brush the cookies with the warm honey.
  5. Bake for 11-13 minutes, until golden and set. Cool on pans for 10 minutes and then remove cookies from pans and let cool on a wire rack.
  6. Serve and enjoy!

 

Honey Apple Cake

This cake is quick and easy to make and will be sure to impress your guests at coffee time!

Prep Time: 30 minutes

Cook Time: 60 minutes

Total Time: 1.5 hours

Ingredients:

1 cup chopped pecans, divided

2 cups granulated sugar

1 cup cooking oil

1/4 cup Beary Berry Honey Cinnamon Honey

3 large eggs

3 cups all-purpose flour

1 tsp baking soda

1 tsp salt

1/4 tsp ground nutmeg

1 tsp vanilla extract

3 cups chopped baking apples

Sauce Ingredients:

1 cup firmly packed brown sugar

1/2 cup butter or margarine

1/4 Beary Berry Honey Liquid Honey

1/4 milk

Directions:

  1. Preheat the oven the 350℉. Grease a Bundt pan and sprinkle bottom of pan with 1/4 cup chopped pecans. Set aside.
  2. Beat sugar, oil, and honey with an electric beater until well blended. Add eggs, 1 at a time, beating until just blended.
  3. Combine flour, baking soda, salt, and ground nutmeg. Gradually add to the sugar mixture, beating just until blended. Stir in vanilla, remaining 3/4 cup chopped pecans, and apples. Spoon the batter over the pecans in the bundt pan.
  4. Bake for 55 to 60 minutes. Let cool on a wire rack for 15 minutes, then remove cake from pan.
  5. To make the sauce: Add all ingredients to a medium saucepan and bring to a boil over medium-high heat, stirring constantly. Let it boil for 2 minutes, stirring constantly, then remove from heat.
  6. Pour 1/2 cup sauce over warm cake and let cool.
  7. Heat the remaining sauce when ready and serve it with the cake and ice-cream.