Honey, will you do me a favor?
Honey Party Favors are great to have on hand to give as hostess gifts, or other gifts to share (with an indefinite shelf-life) over the year. For larger orders, please provide 2-3 weeks notice as we bottle our favors to order based on customer request. Call or stop by our Honey House to place your order.
Honey Party Favors were designed for every special occasion:
- Bridal showers
- Baby showers
- Wedding parties
- Teacher gifts
- Rosh Hashanah treats
- Bar and bat mitzvahs
- Patron gifts
Our Honey Party Favors are Pure, Raw, and Local
You’ll get a variety of honey based on availability, from the Eastern Shores of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia, plus other regions up and down the east coast as we find it available. These Honey Favors are all pure, raw, and Star K Certified Kosher, and we only source our honey from our farm and other beekeepers in the States.
Each jar measures 2″ in diameter X 2″ high and contains 2oz. of raw honey. The cotton muslin bag that the honey comes in measures 4″x6″.
Every Honey Tells a Story
I started beekeeping six years ago and covered all of the details in my blog and my YouTube channel. My mentor, Dale Large, a fifty-plus-year beekeeping veteran has taken the lead with my apiary and I am his devoted protégé. I am blessed and humbled by the amazing honey that the bees are making – from our farming efforts, and continue to expand to increase the amount of honey that I can offer from my own apiary on Chesterhaven Beach Farm.
About Small Batch Artisanal and Varietal Honey
Like wine reflects the complexity of the soil and weather, honey tells the story of the hive surroundings in the same way. Our Waxing Kara® honey is nature’s blend from Chesterhaven Beach Farm. Each year, we add more plants and trees to support the bees. This is a years-long process, and each year the honey will be different.
Varietal Honeys (made with nectar from one type of crop) are true labors of love by the beekeeper, who carefully sets hives in the center of cultivated fields for bees to provide pollination services just for the brief time of blossoming. Since bees will fly up to six miles to find nectar, the challenge in achieving varietal honey is to provide enough crops of one type to satisfy the hive.
We don’t do any fancy blending, colorizing or infusing, nor do we pasteurize or boil honey. Pasteurization destroys all of the pollen, enzymes, propolis, vitamins, amino acids, antioxidants and minerals in honey. We sell only raw honey that’s been minimally filtered. We grow our own and buy from other small growers to keep pace with growing demand for honey in our region. We bottle, label and package by hand at our Honey House in Owings Mills, Maryland.
Care of Honey
Honey is a “perfect” food with an indefinite shelf life. Store in airtight glass, away from direct sunlight. Do not refrigerate. It’s not unusual for some honey to crystalize over time. It’s not a bad thing, it proves the honey is raw. If cloudy or crystallized honey doesn’t appeal to you, reconstitute by placing the glass jar in a pan of water that has been brought to a boil and removed from heat.
|Dimensions||11 × 9 × 6 in|
Ingredients: pure raw honey
Free ground shipping within the Continental US for orders over $75! Spend $75 or more for free USPS shipping, or for orders below $75, shipping within the contiguous 48 states is now determined by weight, size and distance. All shipments to Canada require extra postage and may be subject to duties.
Every effort will be made to fulfill your order as quickly as possible. Pending stock availability, please allow 3 business days to process your order. More if holidays are involved.
If a package does not arrive within 7 days, something is up.
A dialogue must happen between you and your mail carrier. If we’ve shipped to a multi-unit dwelling, ask where packages that are too large to fit in your box are placed. Sometimes that place moves. Ask questions.
If after asking questions the package is still missing, a report must be filed with USPS. It is done online. We cannot replace the goods until a report is filed and USPS does a full investigation and covers the cost of the loss. We are unable to reship products at our expense without resolving lost packages with you and your post office. We will work with you, but we will not assume responsibility for the USPS.
Most orders are shipped by USPS with delivery confirmation. We ship to the address that you furnish and if the item is returned to us we will make every effort to contact you for a new mailing address. If we are unable to resolve items returned to us we will refund all but shipping costs and restocking fees of 15% to your account.
Note: If we are shipping to the West Coast we sometimes use FedEx Ground depending on the weight and size of package. If we use FedEx all policies apply to FedEx.
IMPORTANT NOTE: We ship to the address that you provide. If you need us to ship to a different address let us know immediately after you place your order through our contact form. Please don’t ask us to reship products at our expense if you have provided the wrong mailing address with your order. Once the package is returned to us, we will ship to the correct address at your expense.