The easiest way to get solid honey out of the jar

Honey may be the nectar of the gods, but have you ever struggled to get sticky, solid honey out of the jar? Use this hot tip and you’ll never struggle again!

By: Dinnerly / 09.11.2021

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Did you know that when honey crystallises it has no effect on the honey other than changing the colour and texture?

Honey naturally crystallises over time due to the sugars in the honey (glucose and fructose) binding together. Crystallisation actually preserves the flavour and qualities of the honey, but can make it tricky to get out of the jar. So if you’ve ever struggled to get sticky, solid honey out of the jar, check out this easy hack:

The easiest way to get solid honey out of the jar

Easy, quick and game-changing, our Head of Culinary, Yasmin Newman, is teaching you our tried-and-tested kitchen hacks! Struggling to get sticky, solid honey out of the jar? Simply run your spoon under hot water for a few seconds to warm it up!

It's a great tip to use when making tea with honey and when you're cooking too. It also works with other sticky ingredients like golden syrup.

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