Category Archives: haskap

Haskap / Honeyberry Wine

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Dwarf Tart Cherry Sauce and Honeyberry Juice

Here in the USA they are called Tart Cherries. Canadians call them Sour Cherries. But on both sides of the border the University of Saskatchewan dwarf cherries grow very well and taste wonderful! We purchased some frozen Carmine Jewel cherries … Continue reading

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Dehydrated honeyberries

Inspired by a blueberry muffin mix, I tried my hand with dehydrated honeyberries (aka haskap berries), using organic whole wheat pastry flour, freshly ground flax seed and evaporated cane sugar to make them as healthy as possible. Watch the baking time … Continue reading

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Japanese Haskap / Honeyberry Candy

A treat from Hokkaido, JAPAN – Haskap Honeyberry Candy! As I bite into the above pictured unwrapped candy, a burst of unidentifiable, sweet-sour flavor explodes in my mouth. How pleasant! It tastes… purple. Not quite grape, but definitely purple. I … Continue reading

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Haskap / Honeyberry / Dwarf Sour Cherry Report

Edible Blue Honeysuckle (haskap/honeyberry) bushes have a way of springing surprises on a person. I posted about our first berries in August at http://www.haskapusa.blogspot.com and now in October a few more lovely blossoms appeared on just a couple of plants. … Continue reading

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Canadian Orchard Tour – Haskap, Cherry, Saskatoon

A July visit to family and friends in Saskatchewan, Canada, has its perks with commencement of the prairie fruit season! I started off sampling many a berry at the University of Saskatchewan’s 2011 Haskap Field Day (aka honeyberries), followed by a visit with … Continue reading

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Planting the Orchard

We are very thankful for our friends from Texas who have come to help us plant our new orchard! With 100′ tape measure set alongside the furrow, the guys dug holes every 5′. We have 18 rows laid out w/ … Continue reading

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