New in Gatlinburg: Savannah Bee Company Brings Gourmet Honey to the Smokies
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If you have a sweet tooth, you’ll definitely want to stop by Savannah Bee Company during your next visit to Gatlinburg, TN! This popular new shop on The Strip is dedicated to gourmet honey, honey-wines, honey-based beauty products, and even more un-bee-lievable items. To help you make the most of your next getaway, Visit My Smokies has put together a convenient guide to everything you need to know about Savannah Bee Company in Gatlinburg.
Take a Look Inside the Shop
Curious to see what all the buzz is about? Watch this video from local news station WBIR for a behind-the-scenes look at the Savannah Bee Company shop in downtown Gatlinburg:
Products at Savannah Bee Company in Gatlinburg
Savannah Bee Company is a honey lovers dream! Visitors will find artisanal honey from all around the world at the Gatlinburg shop. According to the founder of Savannah Bee Company, Ted Dennard, “there is honey and then there’s honey”. The nectar from different species of flowers produces honey with different colors, different taste, and different amounts of sugar. However, most large companies only look at color grade when they purchase honey and don’t consider flower variety or flavor. In contrast, Savannah Bee Company curates the very best honey from all over the globe for its customers.
At Savannah Bee Company’s Gatlinburg location, guests will find honey for yogurt, honey for biscuits, honey for ice cream, honey for grilling, and even honey for salads. Some of the most talked about varieties include the whipped honey with cinnamon and the whipped honey chocolate!
In addition to all of the delicious honey you can eat, Savannah Bee Company also offers a number of honey-based health and beauty products. With hand soaps, body lotions, body butters, shampoos, conditioners, beeswax lip balm, and even more unique items, you’re sure to find something you’ll love.
Honey Tastings and More Fun
Visitors to Savannah Bee Company will be able to try before they buy! The shop features daily honey tastings, complete with fruits and cheeses. Guests who are 21 and over can also sample delicious honey-wine at the store’s mead bar. Children will love the Savannah Bee Company’s enormous beehive, which features kid-friendly educational films about bees and videos starring the world’s most famous honey fanatic, Winnie the Pooh.
Savannah Bee Company Location
The Savannah Bee Company in Gatlinburg is located at 558 Parkway. The store is situated right at the base for the “Chondola” ride to the new Anakeesta Village. The Chondola offers both open air chairlifts and enclosed gondolas that take visitors from downtown Gatlinburg to the top of Anakeesta Mountain. Once they reach the summit, guests will have the chance to ride dueling ziplines, explore a treetop canopy walk, and enjoy some excellent shopping. For more information about everything to do at the new attraction, read our guide to Anakeesta in Gatlinburg.
More Shopping in Gatlinburg
Looking for more great places to browse and buy during your vacation? Check out our complete listing of shops in Gatlinburg!