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Supa IGA Muswellbrook supporting local producers

We're very grateful to Leon, Cordelia and the the team at @igamuswellbrook for their dedication to supporting local producers. Our honey is now on their shelves along with other local producers like @hunterbelledairyco milk and @pukaraestate oil and vinegar. Please...

Where does our honey come from?

Our bees create honey from foraging in the hilltops around Mount Malumla, Upper Rouchel in the Upper Hunter Region of NSW. The bulk of blossom is from the Eucalyptus (E) genus: Stringy Bark (E. obliqua); River Red Gum (E. camaldulensis); Forest Red Gum (E....

The ‘goodest’ honey tree

As we were driving around our property, while Snowy checked hives, one of our sons, Monty, pointed to the blossom in the distance and with alacrity, said, "Dad, that is the goodest honey tree in the world."  And at the moment, he's right.  It is the best honey tree in...

The life of a wanderer

Late last year, we attended a Christmas church service at a sweet local church, which hasn’t been in use for many years.  Earlier in the year, a family in our district opened it up for their daughter’s wedding. As we gathered after the Christmas service for drinks,...

Honey for The Cottage

When The Cottage Restaurant opened in Scone, we thought we couldn’t be more thrilled.  That was until we started to supply honey to them. We’ve loved seeing honey specials on their menu and better still sampling them.  Colin and his wife Tammy are...

Pumpkin & Feta Pizza

I had some pumpkin left over from making pumpkin ravioli, so I decided to make pizza and use it as part of the topping.  We also had some leftover slow roasted lamb.  We added some toasted pine nuts, a favourite of Constance, and some creamy goats cheese feta from...

Pumpkin Ravioli

You may never have tried making pasta yourself, thinking it’s all too hard.  Or you may have taken the leap and realized it’s super easy and super messy and fun for kids! You’ll need a pasta maker and they are well worth the investment if you enjoy food and cooking....

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