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Smoked Honey Balsamic Peach Pork Chops

Nothing says summer like fresh, Georgia peaches. However, these delicious fruits don't have to be relegated solely to desserts. They make an incredible addition to many dishes, especially pork chops. Classic City Bee Company smoked honey brings the flavors of your grill indoors. Between the sweet peaches and the smoky flavor of the honey, this entree tastes like a combination of dutch-oven peach cobbler and down-home pork chops. Ingredients: 2 thick pork chops salt and pepper to taste 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil ½ cup balsamic vinegar 1 tablespoon Smoked Honey 1 tablespoon fresh oregano, chopped 2 peaches, sliced crushed red pepper flakes Directions: Preheat the broiler to high. Heat a large cast-iron skillet over medium high heat. Season the pork...

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Peanut Butter Banana Honey Toast

Forget peanut butter and jelly. Nothing goes together like peanut butter and honey. Throw some banana in there and you've got yourself a simple treat that calms your cravings without any of the guilt. This easy toast recipe is the perfect answer for the health-conscious person looking for something filling to keep them going in between meals.  1 piece of multi-grain whole wheat bread 1 tablespoon of peanut butter 1/2 fresh banana, sliced 1-2 tablespoon Southern Wildflower Honey Toast bread and top with peanut butter and sliced bananas. Drizzle with honey to taste.

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Strawberry Almond Honey Toast

While trying to live a healthier and happier lifestyle, there is nothing more important than finding good treats. Eventually, we all have an urge to indulge ourselves and satisfy a sweet tooth but that doesn't mean we need to feel guilty about it. As long as we keep the door open to healthy options for our treats we can move forward in trying to maintain a diet of fresh, healthy foods. This Strawberry Almond Honey Toast is the perfect response when a craving hits. It is light, fresh and absolutely delicious without any regrets. 1 piece of multi-grain whole wheat bread 1 tablespoon strawberry cream cheese 2 fresh strawberries, sliced 1 tablespoon of sliced almonds 1-2 tablespoons of Southern Wildflower...

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Honey Pecan Banana Bread

While good all year round and perfectly acceptable at any time, a warm slice of banana bread is the perfect way to welcome the fall season. Banana bread is perfect for those times when you realize that the bananas you bought earlier are just on the verge of being too ripe. Instead of letting them go to waste use them to create a delicious dessert that everyone will love. The sweetness of the bananas and honey and the crunch of pecans invite you in and make you feel like you are home.  Ingredients: 1/3 Cup liquified coconut oil 1/2 Cup Classic City Select Honey 2 eggs 1 cup mashed banana 1/4 Cup milk 1 Teaspoon baking soda 1 Teaspoon vanilla...

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Honey Pecan Cherry Cobbler

Everybody has a sweet tooth. Some people just have a bigger one than others but everyone craves something sweet once in awhile. Cobblers and pies, that's what does it for this beekeeper. And yesterday I had a bad sweet tooth attack. This Cherry cobbler did the trick for me and rescued me from my craving. The soft crust of this cobbler combined with the crunch of baked pecans makes for the perfect topping to one of natures most underrated fruit. The cherry. This gooey desert is just begging to be eaten piping hot with a scoop of rich vanilla ice cream sitting around a family table. Interesting side note: this recipe originally called for 2/3 cup brown sugar but we...

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