It's Uncomplicated--A Simple Honey Syrup
I like to use honey in almost every aspect of my diet. However, honey simply poured into a cold beverage has a tough time mixing in. Here's a really easy and unendingly creative simple syrup that you can use in iced tea, plain water, lemonade, seltzer, etc.
  • 1 c. water
  • 1 c. honey
  1. Pour honey and water into a saucepan and heat on low.
  2. Stir until honey and water blend.
  3. Store in fridge.
I sometimes run outside and snip some of the following items from by garden to add to the mix: fresh rosemary, fresh basil, fresh lemon balm, a slice of ginger (not from my garden), borage...
Recipe by Ohio State Beekeepers Association at