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Honey Sweetened Cranberry Sauce

This simple recipe is a sweet addition to your holiday table. Sweetened with natural honey as opposed to refined sugars or syrups, this new take on an old classic is a healthier alternative to satisfy your sweet tooth during a holiday feast. Ingredients: 4 cups raw cranberries 2 cups water 1 3/4 cups Southern Wildflower Honey Instructions: In a large saucepan, combine water and honey. Bring to a boil while stirring. Boil rapidly for 5 minutes. Add the cranberries, and return to a boil. Let boil, uncovered, over high heat for 10-15 minutes or till skins pop. For a thicker sauce, cook a little longer. Remove from heat, and serve warm or chilled. Makes about 4-5 cups, depending on how long...

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Honey Basil Lemonade

There's something about an ice cold glass of lemonade which just screams summertime. This refreshing take on an old classic mixes the natural flavor pairings of honey, basil and lemon into a perfect glass of relaxation. This naturally flavored drink blends each ingredient perfectly into an irresistible concoction which cools down the most sweltering of summer days. Ingredients: 3 2/3 Cups cold water 1 1/4 Cups freshly squeezed lemon juice 1 2/3 Cups freshly picked basil sprigs 4 one inch by four inch strips of lemon zest 1 Cup Southern Wildflower Honey Instructions: Mix basil, lemon zest, honey and 1 1/3 cups of water in a saucepan. Bring to a boil while stirring. Cool in the fridge until cold. Strain...

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Chocolate Honey Glaze

This rich chocolate glaze is perfect over your favorite cake or pastry. It delivers the classic smoothness of melted chocolate with an unmistakable undertone of raw honey in lieu of other sweeteners. We like to add chopped pecans and mini chocolate chips to balance the smoothness of the glaze with just enough crunch. Ingredients: 3/4 Cup semi sweet chocolate chips 3 tbs butter 1 tbs Southern Wildflower Honey 1/4 tsp vanilla extract Instructions: Melt chocolate chips, butter, and Southern Wildflower Honey in a double boiler. Stir until smooth. Stir in vanilla extract and remove from heat.

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