Beehive Alchemy: Projects and recipes using honey, beeswax, propolis, and pollen to make soap, candles, creams, salves, and more

by Petra Ahnert

Paperback, 2018


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Due Jul 2, 2022


Quarry Books (2018), Edition: Illustrated, 160 pages


Beehive Alchemy is every beekeeper's (and bee lover's) guide to transforming the bounty of bees into practical and beautiful products for health and home.

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LibraryThing member JulesGDSide
Beehive Alchemy is about more than just how to use the honey a hive of bees provides. There are recipes using honey and/or beeswax for a lot of things, among them are soaps, lip balm, facial toners, wax candles, furniture polish, making your own crayons, batik techniques, and, of course, there are
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recipes for biscuits and cakes, as well as recipes for sirups and spirits.

The recipes are well-written and the author provides information on safety (soap and candle making).
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Physical description

160 p.; 10.25 inches


1631594915 / 9781631594915


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