Sweet Like Honey: DIY Honey Infusions

“A day without a friend is like a pot without a single drop of honey”

Winnie the Pooh

Bring on the chestnuts, tacky tinsel & ugly sweaters because holiday season is fast approaching people!! I can already hear those sleigh bells a ‘ringing. I love all things associated with the holidays, but I especially love all of the accompanying seasonal flavours! In my opinion food is absolutely synonymous with the holidays & one of my favourite “cold weather” beverages happens to be hot water with lemon & honey. However this year, I wanted to give it more of a festive twist! ENJOY! 

DIY Honey Infusions


There’s simply nothing better than curling up on the couch with a book & hot beverage during the colder months. Coziness is key & this little DIY project will definitely give you ALL the “warm fuzzies” this holiday season!


  • 1 Cup of Honey
  • 3-4 slices of Clementine
  • 1 tablespoon of freshly chopped Ginger
  • 4 Cinnamon sticks
  • 1 Mason Jar with lid





  • Add cinnamon sticks, chopped ginger, and Clementine into the mason jar
  • Pour in one cup of honey
  • Seal with a lid and store in the fridge
  • Allow mixture to sit for 24 hours before use – the longer it sits, the stronger the flavour!
  • To use: simply stir a heaping tablespoon into a hot cup of boiling water or tea… also amazing for those days when you’re feeling a little under the weather! 
  • Voila! ENJOY!



These could also make for a really fun DIY stocking stuffer!


What are some of YOUR favourite holiday flavours?!




  1. Odessa November 25, 2015 at 2:45 pm - Reply

    Love this! I linked to this post in a gift guide on my blog including a picture and a link back to this page, if you’d like to check it out on my blog. If there’s anything you’d like me to change about how is sourced back or if you’d like it removed please let me know! 🙂

    • Brit Linton November 25, 2015 at 4:34 pm - Reply

      Hi! I’m so glad that you love this! And YES absolutely! I just checked out the post and it looks amazing!! I’m going to post it in our Facebook page and on twitter! Thank-you so much for the blog love!!


      • odessa November 27, 2015 at 4:56 pm - Reply

        thanks so much! happy holidays!

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