Articles tagged with: honey

Spring cleaning unhealthy habits; Vegetarian diets - how healthy are they? And more in the September 2020 Foodwatch Newsletter

Spring cleaning unhealthy habits; Vegetarian diets - how healthy are they? And more in the September 2020 Foodwatch Newsletter

 In Australia, there is a cautious optimism in the air. That’s why this month we’re looking at spring cleaning those unhealthy habits we may have accumulated during the various lockdowns we’ve endured as we leap into spring.

29 September 2020 by Catherine Saxelby

Read on - here I take a look at these cute mini-pots of fresh growing herbs for your kitchen. Are they worth buying? Are they easy to look after?

Product Snapshot: Capilano Beeotic Honey

Classic honey, cloudy honey, floral honey, single species honey (like yellow box or ironbark), Manuka honey, Medi-Honey and creamed...

5 July 2017 by Guest reviewer

My 5 best foodie experiences in Corsica

My 5 best foodie experiences in Corsica

I spent a few nights in Corsica when travelling on one of Maeve O’Meara’s Gourmet Safari tours in 2014. As you can imagine, it...

17 September 2014 by Catherine Saxelby

Honey - is it healthier than sugar?

Honey - is it healthier than sugar?

An amber fluid made by honey bees (Apis mellifera) from the nectar of flowers, honey has been ‘nature’s sweetener’ for...

3 March 2014 by Catherine Saxelby

Honey, agave and syrups

Are syrups better for you than sugar?

I'm often asked: is it worth swapping from sugar to an alternative sweet syrup such as honey or agave? The syrups are often pricier...

6 January 2014 by Catherine Saxelby

Agave – is it better than sugar?

Agave – is it better than sugar?

Agave syrup has been consumed for thousands of years in Mexico and Central America, but has only recently risen to fame as an...

9 December 2013 by Catherine Saxelby