One of the characteristics of raw honey is that over time it will. Whipped honey to me might not be precieved as a value item.
As the jars label explains whipped honey is 100 honey and is also called honey butter or creamed honey.
What is whipped honey. If it is pure honey why is it opaque. Honey can really vary by region by year and by what crops and trees the bees were near. Contrary to what many people thin.
Cream can be whipped. Whipped or spreadable honey is nothing more than honey that has crystallized. Cream honey also known as whipped honey or spun honey differentiates itself from liquid honey with its spreadable smooth and butter-like consistency.
Larger crystals often occur in unprocessed honey. The raw unfiltered local kosher pure honey is whipped or aerated at a cool temperature 40F and the honey crystallizes creating a variation of texture from creamy smooth to granular depending on several favors such as the exact nectar source. It can also be called churned honey or whipped honey depending on what country you are in.
The result is a smooth honey that remains stable for a lifetime. The whipped processing also produces a smooth spreadable texture. Whipping liquid honey is actually very damaging as it introduces oxygen moisture and potentially pathogenic microbes into the mix.
How do I enjoy whipped honey. Because this honey contains a large number of small crystals it prevents the formation of larger crystals. Using a mixer you whip liquid honey non-stop for hours at a temperature of 12-14 degrees C 54-57 F.
The whipped honey that I bought a few weeks ago though and is the one pictured above was not the best whipped honey that I have had. Despite the name there is no dairy or cream added to creamed honey. Many people think that cream honey is a special type of honey harvested in a creamy form without realizing that its most.
I handcraft each batch. Whipped honey is a process that controls crystallization. To me spun honey might be a better term for this.
Some honey is really good. It is 100 pure honey- NO additives except for the cinnamon in that variety. On the contrary creamed honey is crystallized not whipped like butter.
Whipping is a culinary term for the incorporation of air into a food item. However the crystallization is steady. Be wary of recipes that recommend this approach.
Unlike liquid honey creamed honey will never crystallize or go hard. The popular term whipped honey is an unfortunate misnomer for a product that is pure honey with no added air. Creamed honey is also referred to as whipped honey spun honey or churned honey.
Butter can be whipped. Some honey companies prefer to sell honey in this natural form while others sell it as creamed honey. Creamed honey also called whipped honey spun honey and churned honey is honey that has crystalized with very small crystals.
So we take a little honey honey which begins to crystallize just whip for a long forty minutes or an hour and it turns white honey. A consumer might think that they can whip honey themselves and save a couple of bucks. Its made using a controlled process of crystallization to produce a smooth delicate and delicious consistency.
Whipping will also not produce quality creamed honey. Creamed honey is the same golden liquid honey that undergoes a specific processing technique. Despite its popularity here it is a much misunderstood honey type.
Honey is collected from bee combs in liquid form. It is very destructive to this living superfood. Whipped honey is also known as spun honey or creamed honey and it is really good.
Do not do it. Liquid honey is placed in a container with a small amount of honey from the previous portion. What is whipped honey.
Depending on what part of the world youre from whipped honey is also called creamed churned hard spun or set. These names are misnomers really because whipped or creamed honey is honey that in fact has been recrystallized. Spun honey has a nice sound to it.
The honey is crystallized BUT the crystals are so tiny they are undetectable. So I thought about the other two markering terms for creamed honey which is spun hone yand whipped honey.