Two Hives Honey’s Mesquite Honey contains only one nectar source: Texas mesquite trees. Mesquite honey is electric yellow in color, with a slight green hue.
Two Hives Honey’s Mesquite honey has notes of young, green almonds and is Tara’s favorite honey!
Two Hives Honey is harvested and cut/jarred by hand and produced by bees located within 20 miles of downtown Austin, TX. Two Hives Honey honey will come labeled with the neighborhood where it was produced. Two Hives Honey neighborhoods are often changing, but generally include North Loop, South Austin, North Austin, Manor, and the East Side. Two Hives Honey will provide honey from the neighborhood of your preference if we have it in stock. The 5.5 ounce honey jars are not labeled with any one Austin neighborhood, and are great for markets outside of Austin. Two Hives Honey mesquite honey is from their Manor apiaries, and all the nectar for this honey is gathered from Texas mesquite trees.
Store at room temperature. Keep away from extreme cold or heat.
➔ About our process:
Two Hives Honey are a treatment-free beekeeping operation, meaning Two Hives Honey do not use any chemical treatments or antibiotics in their hives. Because bees travel up to 3 miles each way in search of food, Two Hives Honey cannot guarantee their bees do not come into contact with any pesticides. However, Two Hives Honey are very selective in choosing the sites for their bees to ensure as best we can that Two Hives Honey bees have access to clean, healthy nectar. The USDA does not have organic standards for honey in the United States, but Two Hives Honey are one of the most ethical, all-natural, and organic commercial operations you will find.