`As sweet as honey’ is one common phrase you often come across which specifies the unique taste of honey. It is also considered a healthy natural medicine since long and a spoonful of honey at night significantly controls allergies. However, it is always good to use it fresh rather than consuming it as a mixture with other products. To collect honey from the beehive, extractors are usually engaged for a price. Honey gives great taste when mixed with butter and cinnamon. The average cost of honey is $5 per pound.