Artisan Raw Greek Fir Honey - 1kg

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Awarded the coveted Quality Gold Award by the 2019 London Honey Quality Competition

Thomas' raw Greek fir honey starts with a mild nuttiness then explodes into a bold, juicy sweetness with hints of savoury herbs and a slight sourness in the aftertaste, similar to the sourness experienced at the end of blackstrap molasses. The taste lingers sweetly on the palate for a good time.

It has grassy, herbaceous smell lingering within the honey sweetness mild and green somewhat similar to fennel or winter savoury.

This Fir tree honey is harvested from altitudes of at least 1500 metres on a mountain close to Argithea in Greece.

Colour: When runny, the colour of this honey is dark amber to nearly black, sometimes with a slight greenish tint.

More on honeydew honey: This is a dark thick runny honey. It is known as a honeydew, because it is from the sap and resin of the tree not from flower nectar.  Honeydews are high in oligosaccharides, which are known for their prebiotic qualities- aiding digestion.

About the beekeeper: It was brought to us by Thomas, a young Greek beekeeper, who is planning to take over his family's hives, which are in secluded forest glades in and around mountains of central Greece. He has great enthusiasm for raw honey and natural hive products.

Please know that raw honey does crystalise and this is a natural process that occurs mainly due to the natural glucose in raw honey. For more information on why honey sets visit this article and for a more scientific explanation go to wikipedia.

About Us - Here at The Raw Honey Shop we take honey very seriously and we believe honey should be RAW, unpasteurised and 100% natural. Since 2008 we've been introducing our customers to a whole new world of pure all natural unpasteurised raw honey. With a product catalogue consisting of over 30 different raw and organic honeys we have a variety to suit all tastes.

Thank you for visiting our shop and we look forward to introducing you to a world of raw, pure and truly wonderful natural honey, the way the bees would want it!

*Product photo is representative of this product. Honey colour and texture may vary depending on the season and level of crystalization. Please check the product title and description for accurate contents.*

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SS
19 October 2021
Stephen
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Deliciously thick

Another delicious honeydew honey. This has layers of character and keeps developing on the palate. Delicious on hot buttered crumpets where this thick honey just melts into the holes.

SS
19 October 2021
Stephen
United Kingdom United Kingdom
One of my go to honeys

I have been a fan of this honey for a few years now and it has become one of my go to honeys. It never disappoints.

CB
18 October 2021
Charlotte
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Really good honey

This is a really high quality and flavoursome honey.

HB
17 October 2021
Hazra
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Like this honey

Hi I like the flavour of this honey it’s just wow

RS
17 October 2021
Robin
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Best in the business

Superb product, oak honeys are my favourites so far, but they're all good. Well done Tim. Excellent service also by the way.

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4.9 Based on 243 Reviews
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SS
19 October 2021
Stephen
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Deliciously thick

Another delicious honeydew honey. This has layers of character and keeps developing on the palate. Delicious on hot buttered crumpets where this thick honey just melts into the holes.

SS
19 October 2021
Stephen
United Kingdom United Kingdom
One of my go to honeys

I have been a fan of this honey for a few years now and it has become one of my go to honeys. It never disappoints.

CB
18 October 2021
Charlotte
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Really good honey

This is a really high quality and flavoursome honey.

HB
17 October 2021
Hazra
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Like this honey

Hi I like the flavour of this honey it’s just wow

RS
17 October 2021
Robin
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Best in the business

Superb product, oak honeys are my favourites so far, but they're all good. Well done Tim. Excellent service also by the way.