Category Archives: Honey

This Honeylicious Ice Cream is the Perfect Way to Cool Off This Summer

When the summer heat strikes, few things taste as good as a cool bowl of ice cream. This summer, serve up bowls of this delicious Salty Honey Ice Cream. The recipe is simple to follow and results in a treat that will have everyone asking for seconds. You’ll love how the saltiness balances out the […]

How Queen Bees Keep Colonies Strong and Diverse

At Hawaii’s Local Buzz, we give all of the credit for our raw honey from Hawaii to its real producers — the bees. They are amazing creatures, these buzzing little workers. Their complex social structures within the hive never cease to amaze. There is one honey bee in every colony whose role is often understated: […]

Give Your Summer Salads Extra Pizazz With This Honey Lime Vinaigrette

In the hot summer months, a fresh salad can really hit the spot. For the tastiest salad around, try using this homemade Honey Lime Vinaigrette dressing atop of your greens. It’s tangy, refreshing, and healthy, especially when made with our raw honey from Hawaii. You’ll need: 1/4 cup freshly squeezed lime juice (you will need about […]

Pretend You’re on a Tropical Vacation This Summer With Our New Cookies

If a trip to Hawaii just isn’t in the cards this year, we have the perfect suggestion for creating a little tropical adventure in your own home: enjoy a package of tropical shortbread cookies from Hawaii’s Local Buzz! Made with tropical ingredients like pineapple and macadamia nuts, every bite will remind you of the warm island breeze and […]

Caught a Summer Cold? Make Tasty Natural Honey Cough Drops

Whenever the weather changes, people tend to develop colds. If you’ve been suffering from the summer sniffles and sneezes, we have just the thing to cure what ails you: homemade cough drops. Made with natural, raw honey to suppress coughs and boost your immune system, these cough drops will give your body the strength it […]

Now is the Perfect Time to Visit Us on the Big Island

While airline prices to most destinations have been creeping up, the opposite is true for Hawaii. In fact, the average airfare from the mainland right now is less than $800. Of course, with lower prices, the number of visitors each year is soaring. The Big Island, however, is still relatively undiscovered. While Oahu received 5.2 […]

Fill Up on Seasonal Berries and Honey With This Breakfast Recipe

Seasonal berries are so juicy and flavorful, it’s hard to imagine making them any better. This breakfast recipe achieves the seemingly impossible by combining berries with honey and oatmeal. It’s one of the most delicious things to cook with honey, and it makes enough for 6 people. Ingredients: 2 cups of quick oats 1 teaspoon […]

Learn More About the Hard-Working Bees Who Make Our Delicious Hawaiian Honey

Our raw honey from Hawaii is specially blended by the bees, who spend their days visiting various flowers and collecting tasty nectar. As the flowers that are in bloom change throughout the year, so do the flavors in the honey. It’s remarkable that such small creatures can create something so unique and delicious. When you […]

How a Bee Gets Crowned Queen

At Hawaii’s Local Buzz, our raw honey from Hawaii comes straight from the hives we maintain, most of which are on our own family-owned farm. Bee hives are living, thriving communities with a social structure all their own. Most of the bees in the hive are female worker bees who spend their time caring for […]

This Easter, Treat Your Family to a Decadent Honey and Rye Glazed Ham

unique recipes that use honey

Easter is just around the corner. Have you started planning your family meal yet? If you’re one of the many families who traditionally enjoy ham on Easter, we have an exciting way to put a new twist on this old standby: add honey! Honey is a delightful way to add a little spring sweetness to the […]