Tea time at the Marche St. George with ‘The Loving Spoon’

Posted: 12/10/12 3:30 PM

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Join Mellifera and The loving spoon Sunday Dec.16 at the Marche St. George (28th & St. George)  from 10-noon for a spot of tea, perhaps a nibble of a croissant too. I’ll have infused honey one hand for you to taste and sweeten your tea/coffee with. Maya from the Loving spoon will be take custom orders of sweet nothings to be hand stamped on silver spoons. Also on hand will be gift boxes to give to the sweetie(s) in your life. Can’t wait to see you there.

Holiday Gift boxes

Posted: 11/8/12 1:03 PM

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The time to think ‘gifts’ has arrived and Mellifera has some offerings for you to give (or keep for yourself!) while you celebrate this holiday season. 3 gift boxes for you to choose from:

A) Infused honey sampler
4oz jar of Lemon, Vanilla & Cardamom infused honey. $33

B) Hyper-Local honey sampler
4oz jar of each very limited Vancouver neighbourhood honey from the 2012 beekeeping season. While supplies last!!
Each box has 1 jar of: ‘Maple & 36th’, ‘Main & E. Georgia’ & ‘St. George & 28th’. $33

C) Tea gift box (collaboration with The Loving Spoon)
Each box has 4oz jar of Vanilla infused honey, pouch of Organic English breakfast tea, and a hand stamped silver tea spoon! $40.

Contact  sales@melliferabees.com  for purchase online or for a box to be placed aside with your name on it.

Happy holidays!

Marche St. George

Posted: 08/7/12 11:46 PM

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A Vancouver gem has been at 28th & St. George for almost 2 years now. The March St. George is located in a residential area between Main and Fraser, and is easily one of the best and most relaxing cafes to stop for a croissant and coffee. The Marche is a family affair and carries well chosen everyday items, either local & ethically produced or hand picked European grocery items, sprinkled with textiles and ceramics.  Attached to the cafe is the home of the owners and alongside chickens in the backyard are 2 of ‘Mellifera Bees’ hives, which will produce raw honey to be sold directly at the Marche come Sept. It moves quickly, so be on your toes! Should you happen to miss out on that limited edition ’28th & St.George’ honey the standard infused lemon, vanilla and cardamom will be there to brush your tears away.