This Orange Honey Syrup is a much healthier syrup than the usual syrups on your pancakes or waffles. It has less honey in it because of the orange juice which makes it delicious. The zing of the orange make is very tasty.
Honey is so good for you that we have included it in our list of superfoods that should be in your kitchen right now. Honey helps prevents cancer and heart disease reduces ulcers and other gastrointestinal disorders as well as reducing cough and throat irritation. It is anti-bacterial and anti-fungal and increases athletic performance. Honey is a probiotic and helps to heal wounds and burns while strengthening the immune system.
Oranges are rich in dietary fiber, pectin, which is very effective in persons with excess body weight. They help fight cancer, fight viral infections, and relieve constipation and help prevent kidney diseases and reduce the risk of kidney stones.
Orange Honey Syrup
- 1/2 cup unpasteurized honey
- 1 orange
- 1 tsp grated orange peel
- Finely grate the peel of an orange.
- Juice one orange.
- Mix all of the ingredients together.
- Serve this orange syrup on your favorite pancakes or waffles.
Two More Honey Syrup Recipes
Honey Syrup – contains the goodness and taste of both honey and molasses. It’s also not so sugary because of the added water.
Dandelion Flower Syrup – combining the goodness of honey with another superfood: dandelions. This syrup is a great treat from your weeds and it is so easy to make. See why I am mad about dandelions – and their amazing health benefits.
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More Honey Recipes and Beauty Treatments
Peanut Butter Bliss Balls The name says it all! These peanut butter balls are so tasty that everyone likes them. Peanut butter is high in protein and can help with diabetes, weight loss, and Alzheimer’s disease.
Carrot Face Mask The ingredients for this are already in your kitchen. Also called Honey Carrot Face Mask. Give it a try! Easy, inexpensive, and healthy! The ingredients contain natural antiseptics and antioxidants which kill germs and protect the skin from damaging free radicals.