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Manuka Honey Ratings – What do these numbers mean?

Manuka Honey Ratings – What do these numbers mean?

3 days ago
If you’re interested in Manuka honey, you’ve likely noticed the numbers listed on most jars. You’ll see ratings such as 10+, 20+, 30+, and also  letters like UMF and MGO. What do these mean?
What does Manuka Honey do to bacteria exactly?

What does Manuka Honey do to bacteria exactly?

March 17 2020
There are lots of articles out there that talk about how great Manuka honey is for wound care and how it can kill different bacteria but unless you have a science degree or a keen interest in how bacteria works its pretty difficult to understand how it actually does this. 
What is Methylglyoxol?

What is Methylglyoxol?

March 5 2020
Methylglyoxol (MG) is found in a range of food products including wine, beer, roasted coffee, bre...

Mesquite, a tasty and healthy seasoning

July 5 2016
Mesquite, what do we know about it? It’s a tree; it grows in arid regions of the world and using it to smoke meat results in a deliciously flavored meal. But how did we discover this bad boy and does it have any other benefits? Well let me tell you. Mesquite is actually a member… More Mesquite, a tasty and healthy seasoning

Stars and Stripes Strawberry-Blueberry Honey Pie

June 29 2016
Red White and Blueberry! Celebrate Independence Day with a tasty Stars and Stripes Strawberry-Blueberry Honey Pie. Have fun watching the fireworks while enjoying a delicious slice of the strawberry and blueberry pie made with New Zealand Tawari Honey. Ingredients Crust: your favorite prepared double pie crust Strawberry Filling: 6 tablespoons of Tawari Honey 1/8 teaspoon Pacific… More Stars and Stripes Strawberry-Blueberry Honey Pie

Manuka Honey Whole-Wheat Sourdough Ciabatta Bread

June 24 2016
Nothing compares to the taste of freshly baked homemade bread. The Manuka Honey Whole-Wheat Sourdough Ciabatta bread is a unique and tasty way to bake with Manuka Honey! Give this delicious recipe a try with Manuka Honey 10+. Makes one medium loaf; double the recipe for a large loaf. Ingredients 1 cup whole-wheat flour 1/2 cup… More Manuka Honey Whole-Wheat Sourdough Ciabatta Bread

Salted Manuka Honey Caramels

June 8 2016
Salted Manuka Honey Caramels– Sweet treats that are good for you! Pacific Resources is excited to introduce a new treat to the PRI Manuka Honey Candies, The Salted Manuka Honey Caramels. These salted caramels are the only caramels made with Manuka Honey and Pacific Sea Salt harvested from the clean oceans surrounding New Zealand. PRI’s mouthwatering… More Salted Manuka Honey Caramels

Grilled Peach Crisp Sundae with Cinnamon-Honey Drizzle

May 27 2016
Memorial Day Weekend is the start of summer grilling! Try the Grilled Peach Crisp Sundae with Cinnamon-Honey Drizzle topped with New Zealand’s sweet Tawari Honey. Brushing the caramelized peaches with olive oil and a pinch of sea salt highlights the fruit’s natural sweetness. This warm weather dessert is a tasty way to conclude your evening of… More Grilled Peach Crisp Sundae with Cinnamon-Honey Drizzle

Honey Australia- Raw Organic Honey and Leatherwood Honey

May 20 2016
Australian Honey- Raw Organic Honey and Leatherwood Honey                                                                   Pacific Resources is excited to introduce two Australian Honeys to the gourmet honey family… More Honey Australia- Raw Organic Honey and Leatherwood Honey

Rosemary Sea Salt Pretzels with Rosemary Cheddar Cheese Sauce

May 6 2016
Sea Salt can be used in many different ways in the kitchen. Try this tasty recipe for soft homemade pretzels with fresh rosemary and Pacific Sea Salt. Dip them into a rosemary cheese sauce for a delicious snack! Ingredients: -For the pretzels: 1 1/2 cups warm water 2 tablespoons light brown sugar 1 package active dry… More Rosemary Sea Salt Pretzels with Rosemary Cheddar Cheese Sauce

Propolis… Never ending Benefits

May 4 2016
  We have talked about propolis before but it has so many active properties that benefit health it is hard to fit it all into one article. Propolis is a resin that bees use to protect their hive from bacteria and more. Recent studies, specifically on New Zealand propolis, have shown that it also contains… More Propolis… Never ending Benefits

Bio Gro (Organic) Flaky Sea Salt Recipes

April 26 2016
Looking for more ideas on how to cook with your Bio Gro Flaky Sea Salt? These three simple gourmet recipes are just the answer. Bio Gro Flaky Sea Salt is ideal for cooking and finishing fine food. Fish and Chips Fritters  Mix 14 oz diced fish, zest & juice of one lemon, chopped chives, chopped dill, anchovies, 3… More Bio Gro (Organic) Flaky Sea Salt Recipes
Why New Zealand?

Why New Zealand?

April 26 2016
The source is the answer for clean high quality products. Hidden in the southern most region of t...

New Zealand Proper Crisps

April 20 2016
New Zealand Proper Crisps know you deserve real food. You shouldn’t have to settle for over-processed, artificially flavored potato chips, you’re worthy of crisps without compromise! And that’s exactly what they deliver at Proper Crisps. There’s a reason they’re the fastest growing snack company in New Zealand. The hand cooked Proper Crisps are guaranteed to be:… More New Zealand Proper Crisps

Strawberry, Basil, Honey-Goat Cheese Bruschetta

April 13 2016
This simple yet delicious honey recipe will make a great appetizer or a sweet and savory after dinner dessert. Your friends and family will be asking for more! Try this yummy Strawberry, Basil, Honey-Goat Cheese Bruschetta recipe with New Zealand’s Tawari Honey. Ingredients 1 baguette, sliced 3/4 inch thick 6 ounces goat cheese 2 tablespoons Tawari… More Strawberry, Basil, Honey-Goat Cheese Bruschetta

Bee venom, Life and Death in a Sting

April 11 2016
The first thing you might think when you hear that a product contains bee venom is that the bees are harmed in the collection. However, the good news is that since the 1960’s a non-invasive method has been used to extract the venom. It’s called elctro-shock collection but its not as bad as it sounds.… More Bee venom, Life and Death in a Sting

Manuka Honey Hand Creams

April 1 2016
PRI’s collection of Manuka Honey Hand Creams include Simply Manuka, Manuka Cool Citrus, and Manuka Tropical Coconut and Lime. PRI hand creams are made with New Zealand Manuka Honey. Manuka Honey is known for its natural healing and antibacterial properties that assist in nourishing the skin. Natural ingredients such as Exotic Botanicals and Manuka Honey are… More Manuka Honey Hand Creams

Influenza don’t let it get you

March 29 2016
The flu, we have all  had it and we certainly don’t want it. But time and time again our bodys’ immune system fails us and we find ourselves down and out with one or more these symptoms: fever, chills, muscle aches, runny nose, cough and stomach upsets. Maybe it was a coworker coughing in the corner,… More Influenza don’t let it get you

Multiflora Honey Clove-Glazed Ham

March 24 2016
Easter is this Sunday and we have the tastiest Honey Glazed Ham recipe your entire family and friends will love. This delicious Multiflora Honey Clove-Glazed Ham makes for the perfect Easter Sunday main dish! Ingredients 3/4 cup – Multiflora Honey 1-1/2 tablespoons – vanilla 1/2 teaspoon – ground cloves 1 (5-lb.) – bone-in fully cooked ham,… More Multiflora Honey Clove-Glazed Ham

Honey Strawberry Tea Cooler

March 22 2016
Spring is finally here and we have the perfect honey cooler that will make Spring a little Sweeter. Celebrate the start of warmer weather with this refreshing Honey Strawberry Tea Cooler. Ingredients 1 pint – fresh strawberries, stemmed and cleaned 1/4 cup – Multiflora Honey 1 can (6 oz.) – frozen orange juice concentrate 2 cups – brewed… More Honey Strawberry Tea Cooler

Propolis Soap with Manuka Honey and Tea Tree Oil

March 16 2016
PRI Propolis Soap with Manuka Honey and Tea Tree Oil is a soft, luxurious rich cleansing soap offering the benefits of Propolis, Manuka Oil and Raw Manuka Honey.Propolis Soap takes care of unwanted bacteria on the surface which is the cause of many skin infections. This unique all natural soap is used for face, hands and… More Propolis Soap with Manuka Honey and Tea Tree Oil

Nectar Balm with Manuka Honey & Bee Venom Cream

March 4 2016
Nectar Balm with Manuka Honey and Bee Venom was developed for the external application on aches, pains and bruises. With its soft texture it can be gently massaged over tender areas that may be swollen due to sprains and strains. It can even help alleviate arthritic joint pain! Nectar Balm is composed of Nectar Ease, essential… More Nectar Balm with Manuka Honey & Bee Venom Cream

Clover Honey, Manuka’s Understudy

March 1 2016
Manuka gets alot of press but what about all of the other raw honeys’s out there? All raw honey (honey not heated over 95F, hive temperature) contains anti microbial activity! However, the antioxidant and anti microbial potential of honeys varies according to their floral sources and environment giving rise to a wide variety of potentially… More Clover Honey, Manuka’s Understudy

Grilled Chicken Satay with Honey Peanut Sauce

February 26 2016
We have this tasty sweet and savory Grilled Chicken Satay with Honey Peanut Sauce everyone will enjoy! Yield: 24 Appetizer Portions or 4-6 Main Dish servings For chicken satay skewers: 1.5 lbs. – boneless, skinless chicken breast, cut into long strips (about 1 oz. each) 24 – skewers, soaked in water if wooden Marinade: 2… More Grilled Chicken Satay with Honey Peanut Sauce

Manuka Honey and Propolis Cough Elixirs

February 24 2016
Manuka Honey and Propolis Cough Elixirs: Propolis & Tea Tree, Lemon & Honey, and Strawberry Pacific Resources Cough Elixirs are made with Manuka Honey and Bee Propolis for a homeopathic formula strong enough to subside that pesky cough. Manuka Honey and propolis are New Zealand’s best all natural ingredients combined together to form a powerful, all… More Manuka Honey and Propolis Cough Elixirs

PRI Propolis & Tea Tree Toothpaste (now with Xylitol)

February 18 2016
PRI Propolis & Tea Tree Toothpaste (now with Xylitol) Pacific Resources International natural propolis toothpaste combines two proven natural oral-hygiene products, Propolis and Tea Tree Oil in a unique family-favorite formulation. PRI Propolis Toothpaste has a refreshing low-foaming action that helps maintain healthy teeth and gums leaving teeth feeling clean and bright. Now with xylitol,… More PRI Propolis & Tea Tree Toothpaste (now with Xylitol)

Honeyed Blueberry Breakfast Blintzes

February 11 2016
Some Honey for your Honey! We have a honey recipe perfect for Valentine’s Day that will make the day a little sweeter. Honeyed Blueberry Breakfast Blintzes are the best way to start off your morning. Saint Valentine is the patron saint of bee keepers and he would approve of this delicious honeyed breakfast! Ingedients Blintzes: 4… More Honeyed Blueberry Breakfast Blintzes

Asiago Bacon Burger with Honeyed Arugula

February 4 2016
This Sunday is the biggest football game day of the year, Super Bowl 50! We have the best Asiago Bacon Burger with Honeyed Arugula that will score a touchdown with all your guests!Ingredients 2 lbs. – ground chuck 1 cup – Asiago cheese, grated 2 teaspoons – Pacific Fine Sea Salt, divided 2 teaspoons –… More Asiago Bacon Burger with Honeyed Arugula

BBQ Sea Salt Collection

January 28 2016
Introducing the latest addition to the PRI Pacific Sea Salt, the Chipotle BBQ Sea Salt. It’s New Zealand meets Louisiana BBQ! Our Chipotle BBQ Sea Salt 2.5 oz is the finest, naturally dried sea salt combined with a unique Louisiana BBQ formula from a special family blend of herbs and spices for a unique southern BBQ taste.… More BBQ Sea Salt Collection

Why You Should Be Eating More Honey

January 19 2016
Honey is a great source for many healthy benefits. Here are 6 great reasons why you should be eating more honey! Alleviate Allergies Increase Athletic Performance Help you Sleep Fight Infections Treat Dandruff Treat Wounds 1. Honey can help reduce the symptoms of seasonal allergies. Natural raw honey contains small amounts of pollen and after… More Why You Should Be Eating More Honey

Tropical Chocolate and Honey Fondue

January 15 2016
This delicious Tropical Chocolate and Honey Fondue recipe is a fun and easy recipe to enjoy with your friends and family! Why not give it a try with our New Zealand Multiflora Honey? Ingredients: 1/3 cup whipping cream 3 Tbs Multiflora Honey 7 oz dark chocolate, grated 1 Tbs. Cointreau liqueur 1 Tbs. finely chopped… More Tropical Chocolate and Honey Fondue

Propolis -dental inflammation begone

January 11 2016
  The tiny world of bees is a magical place and propolis (a bee resin) just can’t stay out of the lime light in the research world. A recent review on literature has shown that propolis is an effective natural ingredient that can be used for prevention and treatment in dentistry and oral care. The… More Propolis -dental inflammation begone

PRI Manuka Oil

January 8 2016
PRI Manuka Oil from New Zealand is very gentle in its nature, our Manuka Oil can be used straight from the bottle for its antibacterial properties. A natural antiseptic suitable for the whole family (and pets) to use.PRI Manuka Oil (100% Pure Leptospermum Scoparium) is distilled from the abundant Manuka forests that blanket the pristine New Zealand coastline.… More PRI Manuka Oil

Honey Christmas Tree Chocolate Cupcakes

December 9 2015
Christmas would not be the same without baking delicious treats. We have the perfect festive Honey Christmas Tree Chocolate Cupcake recipe children on all ages will enjoy. Give this decorative recipe a try with our sweet Tawari Honey!For the cupcakes: 2 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 3/4 teaspoon… More Honey Christmas Tree Chocolate Cupcakes

Propolis a chemoprevatative agent for prostate cancer

November 25 2015
Prostate cancer is a commonly diagnosed cancer in men, and it is the second leading cause of death due to cancer in men in the European Union and in the USA. Unfortunately, prostate cancer’s behaviour is mostly unpredictable, and has a longer progression to malignancy and metastasis than some other cancers. However, it is this… More Propolis a chemoprevatative agent for prostate cancer

Health Food Myths: Sea Salt

November 19 2015
Health trends for food are constantly changing. Foods that were once safe for us to consume later result in being harmful to our health. We have two examples of foods we are consistently being warned to stay away from due to their negative health stigma. Let’s uncover the myth behind each health trend. Egg Whites Are Better… More Health Food Myths: Sea Salt