Honey Recipes Are Soaring in Popularity, Culinary Experts Share the Best Ways to Cook It

New data reveals the most-searched honey recipes to celebrate Winnie the Pooh Day on 18th January. Honey-roasted parsnips are the most popular dish searched for, with 8,100 online searches every month, followed by Honey roasted chicken with 3,600.

With over 11,000 average monthly searches for “honey recipes” in the UK, culinary experts share the top recipes you can recreate at home.

Winnie the Pooh has stolen hearts worldwide, not only for his unwavering loyalty and fun-loving personality but also for his extreme love of honey. 

For centuries, families have been captivated by his spirit, and we can all agree that there’s something special about this honey-loving bear that sticks with you. So, what better way to celebrate Winnie the Pooh Day this week than with these honey-infused recipes inspired by one of the greatest Disney characters of all time.

Super tasty and full of flavour, these dishes are simple to cook and can be enjoyed by the whole family.

New data reveals that searches for ‘honey recipes’ are on the rise, with over 11,000 monthly searches across the UK. Recipes for honey-roasted parsnips and honey chicken are coming out as the nation’s favourites.

Mimi Morley, recipe development manager at HelloFresh, said: “Honey is widely known for its rich, sweet flavour and versatility in the kitchen. It’s a great ingredient to reach for to elevate your everyday meals.”

“It’s becoming increasingly popular and can be found in many recipes; you might drizzle it on your porridge for breakfast, pop it in your smoothie for that extra sweetness or cook with it for your honey and garlic chicken. Beyond its ability to transform the flavour of food, honey is also a good source of antioxidants for your body.”

For inspiration, Mimi Morley and the HelloFresh team have shared these tasty recipes to try this Winnie the Pooh Day.

Sticky roasted parsnips and carrots 

Bring back the Christmas flavours with these sticky, roasted root vegetables fused with honey, mustard, and a squeeze of fresh orange. Finish the dish with a handful of toasted almonds; you’ve just made the perfect side to any meal.

Honey mustard sausages, sweet potato mash and red onion gravy

A unique twist to the British classic sausage and mash. Sizzling sausages covered in a honey mustard dressing, creamy sweet potato mash and red onion gravy. The perfect midweek dish for the whole family.

Hoisin honey chicken

Mix honey, hoisin, Sriracha, and fresh ginger to create a sweet, flavorful, and spicy meal. Made in 20 minutes, this dish will soon become a staple in your home.