Everything you need to know about our beeswax wraps



What's inside Honeybee Beeswax Food Wraps?

Here at the Honeybee Hive we only use the highest quality ingredients. Our 100% organic cotton is a heavy weight cloth that will last for 12 to 18 months.

Don't be fooled by cheap thin cotton wraps, they do not last the distance.



How do I use my Honeybee Beeswax Food Wrap?

Use the warmth of your hands to mould and shape your Honeybee Wrap over food and dishes. Wrapping your fruit and vegetables in a beeswax wrap will seal in the freshness and keep your food fresh for longer. 

Cover a bowl or a plate, wrap half an avocado, fresh herbs, celery, kale, shallots, breads, cheeses, sandwiches and snack on the go. Take your lunch to work in a Honeybee Wrap.

How do I wash my Honeybee Beeswax Food Wrap?

Simply wipe over your Honeybee Wrap with a cloth and a mild detergent, Rinse with cool water and hang over the dish rack to dry. Avoid any heat and raw meats. The wraps are compostable at the end of their cycle.

How long will my Honeybee Beeswax Food Wraps last?

If you follow the simple steps of care, your Honeybee wrap will last 12 months and can be composted at the end of its life.

Can my Honeybee Beeswax Food Wrap be re-coated?

Absolutely! Honeybee Wrap sells a refresher bar should you wish to re-wax your wraps you can use this bar with the instructions and bring your wraps back to life.

Our wraps are 100% compostable at the end of their life cycle. Just cut them up into smaller pieces and place into your compostable bin.

What size is best for my needs?

We have an assortment of sizes, sold separately or in packs. If you are a first time buyer at Honeybee Wraps a good starting point is with our Kitchen Collection - 4 Pack to determine which sizes are the most useful for you is a great way to start as this pack contains 1 x small, 1 x medium, 1 x large and an extra large wrap.

Can I freeze my Honeybee Beeswax Food Wrap?

Yes! Honeybee Wrap beeswax wraps keep food fresh in the freezer for 2-3 weeks. Perfect for freezing bread, pizza dough, banana's and baked goods.

You can cut out plastic zip lock bags by making a pocket bag from your honeybee wrap for your freezing requirement.

Our sizes & uses

Small (21cmx21cm) Wrap the end of a cucumber, half an avocado, onion or cover a small jug.

Medium (30cmx26.5cm) Wrap a block of cheese, a sandwich, a bunch of herbs and perfect for kid's lunches.

Large (35cmx34cm) Perfect for large salad bowls, a plate of leftovers, lunches, all fruit and vegetables and breads.
Extra Large (45cmx40cm) Wrap a bunch of celery, kale, shallots, or a large loaf of bread.

Metre Rolls - 28cm / 34cm / 46cm / 55cm
Great for all your big baking trays or salad bowls or any odd shape dish you have. You can cut them to whatever size you need.


Our Honeybee beeswax food wraps will keep your food fresher for longer.