Bit of Honey: 7 Ways to Sweeten Things Up, Naturally

7 Delicious Ways to Cook with Honey
As we find ourselves smack in the middle of winter, you might need a little cheering up. One way of bringing a little cheer is by adding some sweetness to a few favorite dishes. Kids, and grown-ups, love sweet foods, and cooking with honey is a natural way to bring out sweetness in a host of recipes. From chicken nuggets to effortless pudding, we’ve rounded up seven of our favorite ways to enjoy a little bit of honey with your favorite foods.

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  • Honey Ginger Braised Pork with Kale 1 of 7
    Honey Ginger Braised Pork with Kale
    Slow-cooked pork tastes divine with a hint of honey and a little kick from fresh ginger. Try this hearty braise served over buckwheat noodles.
    Make honey ginger braised pork with kale
    Image: Brooklyn Supper
  • Honey-Glazed Carrots 2 of 7
    Honey-Glazed Carrots
    A little honey transforms everyday carrots into a veggie that kids will love!

    
Make honey-glazed carrots
    Image: Babble
  • Homemade Chicken Nuggets with Honey Mustard 3 of 7
    Homemade Chicken Nuggets with Honey Mustard
    Make a wholesome version of everyone's favorite fast food! These tender chicken nuggets get a sweet and spicy kick from homemade honey mustard.
    Make homemade chicken nuggets
    Image: Angie McGowan
  • Honey Sage Cornbread 4 of 7
    Honey Sage Cornbread
    This sweet and savory honey sage cornbread is the perfect compliment to hearty winter stews, chilies, and braises.
    Make honey sage cornbread
    Image: Julie Van Rosendaal
  • Easy Ricotta Pudding with Honey 5 of 7
    Easy Ricotta Pudding with Honey
    This effortless ricotta pudding is flavored with a hint of Kahlua and sweet honey.

    Make easy ricotta ricotta pudding
    Image: Brooklyn Supper
  • Roasted Nectarines with Cardamom Honey 6 of 7
    Roasted Nectarines with Cardamom Honey
    Cardamom-infused honey adds rich flavor to this simple, relatively healthy, dessert recipe.
    Make roasted nectarines with cardamom honey
    Image: Brooklyn Supper
  • Honey Spiced Pumpkin Bread 7 of 7
    Honey Spiced Pumpkin Bread
    This moist pumpkin bread is naturally sweet and brimming with delicious spices like cinnamon and ginger.
    Make spiced pumpkin bread
    Image: Brooklyn Supper

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