Delicious Recipes With Honey

Recipes for honey wheat bread, chocolate cake, gingerbread and more.

| May/June 1976

A MOTHER EARTH NEWS reader was inspired to send in even more delicious recipes using honey after reading an article on cooking with the sweet stuff.

Regarding Margaret T. Hasse's article, "The Honey Trip", in MOTHER N0. 37: I think I can help out in some of the areas the author only partially covered.

First, Margaret's whole wheat honey bread recipe is a good one, but I believe the following formula is "better" simply because it [1] requires less work, [2] produces loaves rather than rounds, and [3] yields a higher-rising, lighter dough.

Whole Wheat Honey Bread

Mix together dry:

12 cups whole wheat flour
1-3/4 cups instant dry milk
1 tablespoon salt
2 tablespoons yeast

Mix together wet:

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