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How amazing is PROPOLIS!

How amazing is PROPOLIS! Not only do bees make honey but by mixing saliva and beeswax with exudate gathered from tree buds, sap flows, or other botanical sources, they produce a resinous mixture called bee glue or propolis. Propolis being 100% nutural has antibacterial, antiviral, antifungal, and anti-inflammatory properties. The PROPOLIS TINXTURE is great for […]

Trading Hours

Stanford Honey Shop/Factory; Monday-friday 08:00-17:00 Saturday and public holidays 08:00-15:00 Sunday – Closed   Hermanus Honey Shop; Monday-saturday 09:00-17:00 Sunday and public holidays 09:00-15:00   Contact Tess Marais at Overberg Honey Co for any queries you might have or online orders. Tell: 028 312 3332 / Cell: 081 577 9710 Email:  

Proud new Owners of Honeysuckle!

Proud new Owners of Honeysuckle!

Overberg Honey Co is the proud new owner of Honeysuckle! Honeysuckle offers a range of hand-made natural skincare products made with natural beeswax, raw honey, propolis and oils such as avocado, sweet almond, eucalyptus, organic olive oil, essential oils, Aloe Ferox Leaf Extract, Pomegranate Leaf Extract etc. Honeysuckle will leave your skin feeling rejuvenated, refreshed […]

Buffalo Thorn Honey

Overberg Honey Stall in Hermanus now has Buffalo Thorn Honey available! Did you know: Buffalo Thorn Honey (wag-‘n-bietjie heuning) takes up to 3 years before crystallization takes place. Buffalo Thorn Honey is a tasty treat and is believed to have healing properties inherited from the Buffalo Thorn Tree that produces the nectar, such as anti-microbial properties […]


1 cup flour 1 tsp salt 1/2 tsp freshly ground black pepper 2 tsp paprika 1 cup (225g) butter Approx 1.5kg chicken pieces 1/4 cup honey (strong variety) 1/4 cup (60ml) lemon juice Preheat the oven to 190°. Combine the flour, salt, pepper and paprika in a shallow pan. Melt the butter and pour into […]

Honey Vs Sugar. What are their differences?

Honey Vs Sugar. What are their differences? Both sweeteners contain glucose and fructose. However, for sugar, in the process of manufacturing, the organic acids, protein, nitrogen elements, enzymes and vitamins in the sugar cane are destroyed, whereas honey, a natural sweetener, subjects only to minimal heating. Also, honey has certain beneficial antioxidant and antimicrobial properties […]

Our future beekeepers

Our future beekeepers

Investing in our future beekeepers. For great educational purposes or just some bee facts visit our Stanford shop for a tour through the factory and bring your kids with!!

Tell me more about HONEY!

Do you want to know what honey is? Where it comes from? Well here is a description about honey history,nutritional value and the right way to store your honey. Click below to read more… Tell me more about HONEY!

  • Beekeeper workshop

Training workshop for developmental beekeepers – 30 June 2016

Beekeeper workshop

Wonders of Royal Jelly

  Royal Jelly Royal jelly is a milky secretion produced by worker honey bees and used in the nutrition of bee larvae for optimal health and growth and to create a queen bee for procreation. Royal jelly is a rich substance and used at times to promote long life, restore vitality and can help with assisting […]