Why is Honey the Best Food in the World?

Date: Tues., June 14 Time: 7 – 9 p.m. Instructor: Joe Zgurzynski Level: Beginner Fee: $20 for Phipps members; $30 for non-members Location: Phipps Garden Center in Mellon Park Master Beekeeper Joe Zgurzynski of Burgh Bees will discuss the physical properties of honey, the types of honey, the health benefits of honey, and how to use honey in the kitchen. Part of the presentation will be a honey tasting. This lecture will also include a brief overview of basic honey bee biology and beekeeping techniques, as well as how bees and beekeepers produce honey. One of the goals of this presentation will be to show that honey is the best food in the world!