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Posts Tagged: Honey Flavor Wheel

Like to Know More About Honey?

Honey bee on honeycomb. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Would you like to know more about honey? You're in luck. The UC Davis Honey and Pollination Center is hosting an educational honey tasting on Wednesday night, Jan. 27 in the Sensory Theater of the Robert Mondavi Institute for Wine and Food Science on...

Posted on Sunday, January 17, 2016 at 4:18 PM

A Taste of Honey

Jar of lavender honey rests next to the UC Davis Honey and Pollination Center's Honey Flavor Wheel. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Honey connoisseur Amina Harris, director of the UC Davis Honey and Pollination Center, opens the jar of lavender honey from France and sniffs the aroma. She breathes in deeply. The "miel de lavande" produced by "apiculteur Marc Agnel" is creamed,...

Posted on Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 5:32 PM

Honey! I Hardly Know You!

A golden honey bee (Cordovan of the Italian subspecies) nectaring lavender. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Every time I see a golden jar of honey, I'm reminded of the Cordovan bee (Italian subspecies) that visited the Garvey bee garden back in 2010. I managed to capture a photo of her and labeled the image "Golden Bee Nectaring on Lavender," because that's...

Posted on Friday, August 1, 2014 at 9:14 PM
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