The Taste of Honey--Pomegranate Honey

Oct 12, 2016
World of Honey California honey tasting on Thursday, October 20, 2016

"Last spring you may have seen honey bees pollinating the showy pomegranate blossoms.

The ancient fruit, first cultivated around 4000 B.C. in Persia and known as "the fruit of kings," bursts with flavor, antioxidants and medicinal qualities.

But have you ever tasted the honey? Pomegranate honey?

That will be one of the featured honeys at the California Honey Tasting event hosted by the UC Davis Honey and Pollination Center from 6:30 to 8 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 20 in  the Sensory Building, Robert Mondavi Institute for Wine and Food Science, 392 Old Davis Road."

Read the rest of the article here


Article by Kathy Keatley Garvey on Bug Squad; Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of California Davis


Upcoming Events at the Center

  • April 18, 2017: World of Honey Tasting Series (International)
  • April 22, 2017: Picnic Day
  • May 5-6, 2017: California Honey Festival (Woodland, CA)
  • May 7, 2017: 2017 Bee Symposium
  • June 19-22, 2017: Advanced Mead Making


Other Campus Events

Winter 2017

Winter 2017: Seminars (UCD Entomology & Nematology)


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