Honey Recipes: Trim The Tree Tequila Sunrise

Thanksgiving and the holidays are fast approaching, and with that is the return of holiday themed cocktails that you can indulge in. Here we have honey recipes to share and we wanted to start with a Tequila recipe.

From Buzz+ Bloom Honey, a globally sourced craft-style honey that captures the natural and diverse goodness of the honeybee, this honey recipe makes the perfect addition to any holiday drink roster.

In particular today, we especially wanted to share a drink crafted by Buzz + Bloom Honey:

Honey Recipes: Trim the Tree till (Tequila) Sunrise

The American Honey adds the perfect touch of sweetness. The pomegranate juice is its perfect compatriot. All together, this honey based recipe is bound to be your new favorite cocktail!



Trim the Tree till (Tequila) Sunrise – Serves 2

For the Pomegranate & Honey Syrup:

2 cups pomegranate juice

¼ cup of Buzz + Bloom American Honey


For the Tequila Sunrise:

6 ounces orange juice

3 ounces tequila

½ ounce Pomegranate & Honey Syrup

Pomegranate arils, for garnish (optional)


Make the Pomegranate & Honey Syrup: In medium saucepot, heat pomegranate juice to boiling over medium-high heat. Cook 25 to 30 minutes or until juice is reduced by half. Reduce heat to low; stir in honey. Remove from heat and let stand 10 minutes. Transfer syrup to jar or bottle and refrigerate until completely cool. Makes about 6 ounces (enough for 12 cocktails).


Make the Tequila Sunrises: Fill two rocks glasses with ice. Divide orange juice and tequila between glasses; stir. Divide Pomegranate & Honey Syrup between glasses. Serve garnished with pomegranate arils, if desired.

If you like this honey recipe or honey recipes in general, then you have to be prepared. This honey really is a combs ahead of the competition.

Check out Buzz and Bloom Honey Below

Buzz and Bloom Honey Creamy Spread, Original, 12 Ounce

Be prepared next time you want something sweet, get a jar or two today! Honey is one of those foods that doesn’t need to be refrigerated and doesn’t really expire – the perfect panty stocker.


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