the true honey co. blog
Welcome to The True Honey Co. blog. It’s where to come to peek behind the scenes, meet our True Friends, get Manuka honey recipes, handy tips, musings and many other amusements. Grab a spoon and dig in. You can also sign up to get all this goodness thanks to the wonders of email.
The eagle eyed honey lovers among you will soon start to notice our new boxes and jars. Truth is, we’ve been working hard behind the scenes to meet some stringent extra standards. All part of making sure people can really trust that our high MGO rated Mānuka honey is exactly what we say on the…Read More
It’s a question we get asked a lot. “So, just why is Manuka honey so expensive?” We can’t speak for other Manuka honey producers, or comment on how they do things. But from our point of view, here are a few of the reasons why Manuka honey costs more than other honeys. Rare and precious…Read More
Golden Bay is perched at the top of the South Island, cosying up to Abel Tasman National Park’s honey-toned beaches, and the vast primeval forests of Kahurangi National Park. This beautiful region gets plenty of visitors, including The True Honey Co. – just in time for the Mānuka blossoms. Come join us in gorgeous Golden…Read More
The HUI Māori Collective launched this month during the China International Import Expo in Shanghai. The Collective represents 11 Māori owned food and beverage brands, bringing New Zealand produce to Chinese consumers. And The True Honey Co. is thrilled to bits to be a part of it. Now there are all sorts of good things winging their way…Read More
Born and raised in Wairoa, Sarah Munro studied sustainable development and travelled extensively in India, between roles working in environmental planning and sustainable business. She met her partner – in business and life – Adam, in Melbourne at a work Christmas Party, and they lived and worked in Japan before returning to New Zealand together.…Read More
With around 2.3 million visitors to Queenstown each year, there’s plenty to do for adrenaline junkies and winter sports fanatics. But what about those looking for a (ahem) more mellow buzz? Buzzstop owner and keen beekeeper Nick Cameron has a great suggestion. This winter has seen the launch of Buzzstop Honey Centre on Frankton’s Hansen Rd:…Read More