Pappa T’s cousin Ron Abernathy has a Bee Farm where he produces Pure Honey! We have added 3 Choices of Honey to our online store! Honey is a great way to sweeten your coffee if you are looking sweeten things up! Honey is also good for boosting immunity and cardiovascular health.
He has a small family-run apiary located in central Illinois utilizing chemical free beekeeping practices to harvest the purest honey possible. His honey is raw (non-pasteurized) and lightly filtered to retain all of its beneficial properties. All the honey produced by Abernathy’s Honey is always raw and filtered only once so it still contains all of the pollen, enzymes, propolis, vitamins, amino acids, minerals, and antioxidants naturally found in the hive.
Below are the three types of Abernathy’s Honey we currently have in stock.
Clover honey has a pleasing, mild taste. Clovers contribute more to honey production in the United States than any other group of plants. Red clover, Alsike clover and the white and yellow sweet clovers are most important for honey production. Clover honey has a pleasing, mild taste. The clover in our clover honey include white Dutch clover, white blossom clover, and yellow blossom clover. Clover honey has a sweet, flowery flavor and a pleasing mild taste.
Wildflower honey is often used to describe honey from miscellaneous and undefined flower sources. Derived from a variety of wildflowers largely golden rod and plants which are blooming during the summer months. It’s a thicker honey and the taste varies from year to year based on what’s in bloom. This honey has a delightful taste and is darker in color. Darker honey has more vitamins, minerals, and antioxidant properties compared to lighter honey. Strong rich deep tasting honey.
The Black Locust tree, which is sometimes called “American Acacia,” is one of the earliest trees to bloom, and thus one of the bee’s first sources for nectar and pollen after coming out of winter hibernation. This honey is light, clean, and very aromatic and floral.
Be sure to get your order in today!