#AF&HNS2014 says #chefs-tips
Cinnamon and honey are both staples in many cupboards, but first off, is the honey you are eating actually honey? And are we aware of the true benefits honey and cinnamon hold?
Is Your Honey Real?
Back in 2011, the FSN used Vaughn Bryant -one of the leading melissopalynologists, otherwise known as experts in identifying pollen in honey, and director of the Palynology Research Laboratory at Texas A&M University -studies over 60 products labeled as “honey” that had been purchased by FSN from ten states and the District of Columbia.
Of all products labelled as “honey,? Bryant found that 76 percent purchased from major grocery store chains, and 77 percent of samples purchased from big box chains did not contain any pollen. If that wasn’t crazy enough, “honey” samples taken from drug stores and fast food restaurants revealed that 100% of them contained no pollen! This means that…
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