About admin

Posts by admin:

Beginning Organic Beekeeping Begins!
1 Comment

Posted on July 14, 2011 in Beekeeping Classes | Short Link

The Beginning Organic Beekeeping class taught by Richard Spiegel and Jenny Bach started on Saturday, July 9, 2011, with a new crop of 17 people—all enthusiastic about learning to work with the bees. The class was comprised of backyard gardeners and small farmers, most of who were interested in keeping bees for pollination of trees [...]

Cave Paintings, Community and Pheromones

Posted on July 14, 2011 in Beekeeping Classes | Short Link
with No Comments

Richard’s long experience as an organic beekeeper and creator of a socially/environmentally responsible honey business, combined with Jenny’s intuitive nature and obvious passion for nurturing bees, made for a fascinating and informative first class. The relationship between bees and humans is a long one, as a 6,000 year old cave painting in Spain attests. A [...]

Tags: , , , , ,

The Magic of White Honey & Lilikoi

In our June newsletter, learn about one of our favorite flavor combinations — White Honey and lilikoi (passionfruit in Hawaiian). Like other successful food duos, the taste of white honey and lilikoi enhance each other, yielding a magically delicious finale! Also, in honor of Father’s Day (June 19th), we’re offering special flat rate shipping of only $15 for any order of $100 or more!

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

The Magic of Place: Terroir White Honey

In this newsletter we are delighted to tell you about a special oasis on the leeward side of the Big Island where our Raw Organic White Honey is gathered. You’ll also learn about the concept of terroir, and find out how to save money on the cost of shipping per jar.

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

A Taste of Macadamia Magic

Some of you have been waiting for our Macadamia Honey for a long time. After two years of not producing Macadamia Honey, we are happy to offer it once again.  Three weeks ago, we harvested an unusual blend of macadamia and kiawe honey – a combination that, in Hawaii marks the end of winter and [...]

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Smooth as Silk

Posted on March 14, 2011 in Monthly Newsletters | Short Link
with No Comments

Our Rare Hawaiian Organic White Honey is known for its creamy texture and subtle flavor-but our Silk Honey is the crème de la crème-literally, it is our creamiest, smoothest, silkiest texture honey. We first introduced Silk Honey in 2007 and it immediately became a NASFT (North American Specialty Food Trade Association) Sofi Silver finalist for [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Lilikoi for Lovers

Posted on February 8, 2011 in Our Honey, Ways to Use Honey | Short Link
with No Comments

Lilikoi is passion fruit in Hawaiian. Lilikoi is a fragrant fruit with a lovely tangy and sweet taste. Many people think that the beeLilikoi Honeys feed on the nectar of the lilikoi flower and that is how we get lilikoi honey. But in fact, we mix pure wild-crafted puree of the lilikoi fruit into our [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

February Newsletter-The Love Edition!

Posted on February 8, 2011 in Monthly Newsletters | Short Link
with 1 Comment

Check out our February Newsletter!

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

How are the Bees? An Update on Colony Collapse and Bee Health.

Posted on December 6, 2010 in Beekeeping | Short Link
with 2 Comments

Last week at Volcano Island Honey Co., Dr. Steven Martin of the University of Sheffield (UK) visited our farm for the second time to collect samples for his research on insect viruses. We took advantage of Dr. Martin’s visit to learn more about the latest in bee health worldwide – a subject that affects us [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

16th Annual Holiday Newsletter

Posted on November 15, 2010 in Monthly Newsletters | Short Link
with No Comments

In considering the topics for this year’s newsletter, a staff member told me that our newsletter was lacking our typical sparkle, and that we report basically the same story every year. “People came, people left. Honey harvest is up, honey harvest is down. Bees are in trouble due to the latest threat.” So this year [...]

Tags: , , , , , ,

404 Not Found

Not Found

The requested URL /PDGCommTemplates/Header_Footer/Bottom_Nav.html was not found on this server.

Additionally, a 404 Not Found error was encountered while trying to use an ErrorDocument to handle the request.

Apache Server at www.rarehawaiianhoney.com Port 443