During our aforementioned trip to Bratislava, we came across a honey shop called Cera Mel. We initially went in because there was a sign in the window advertising a 1 Euro cup of honey lemonade. It was a hot day and the promise of a refreshing lemonade was too tempting to pass up.
Upon entry, we were greeted by a table with many jars of honey, a cup of sticks, and a sign inviting us to try the honey. Long story short, I ended up leaving the store with two jars of honey (ginger honey and mountain honey) and a strong desire to return with a sturdy shopping bag to procure more.
I also left with a bag of these:
I’ll take it as the universe’s way of telling me that I really need to start learning how to make lebkuchen, and soon.