Height - approx. 11.5cm
Width - approx. 0.8cm
Burn time - 1.5hrs
These candles are designed to fit in the majority of Hanukkah menorah's (Hanukkiyah). ¬†If, however, your menorah has wider cups, simply fill the cups with sand and these candles will simply sit in the sand.
Due to the narrow width of these candles they have no minimum burn time. You can burn them for as long or as short a period as you would like.
All candles, pure beeswax or toxic, need to be burned until the pool of wax reaches the outside edge! It’s an immutable law of physics. This is a requirement every (ish) time you light your candle.
There is no need with a beeswax candle to put it out once it reaches the outside edge, it should just continue to burn beautifully, without dripping, emitting a light honey aroma and a gorgeous warm ambience.
If you’re looking for candles for yoga, meditation, a relaxing bath, kids dinner, bedtime story or any activity that goes for less than a couple of hours, these are the candles for you.
ANY taper will drip in a breeze – be it beeswax, paraffin or even the chemically hardened petrochemical ‘non-drip’ taper candles. Having said that a beeswax candle is the least likely to drip due to its high melting point.
If you want to make sure your Dinner Taper or Bee Light candles don’t drip, keep them out of any breeze or air movement. If the flame is dancing, then the air around the wick is moving and the candles will drip. Sometimes all you may need to do is move your candle 10cm to the left or right and that will fix the problem
If your table is in the centre of a breezy room, you may just need to think of candles like plants… some plants like full sun and some like shade. If you don’t want to waste your money, then observe this! Likewise, some candles cope with a breeze (Tealights, Round Votives, Solid Pillars) and others don’t (Yapers & Bee Lights), so choose the right candle/s for the right location.
Queen B has been Kosher certified since 2012. We were certified by The Kashrut Authority of Australia and New Zealand.
Whilst our entire range of beeswax candles are Kosher certified, we do have specific candles in our range that we have designed for particular occasions or rituals in the Jewish calendar. We hope you notice and enjoy the purity and golden flame of Queen B candles bringing a pure light that only a Queen B candle creates.