Artisan Greek Sidr Honey - 5kg
Rare and Legendary Sidr Honey
Collected by bees from deep inside isolated pesticide-free forests
Lab Tested for Authenticity
Cold Pressed & Unpasteurised
Antibacterial & Truly 100% Raw
Mentioned in the ancient scriptures
Menelaos' Raw Greek Sidr honey: This is the rare and legendary Sidr Honey, which is collected by bees from deep inside isolated pesticide-free forests. It has been lab tested for authenticity, as there is a lot of fake Sidr on the market.
Menelaos' Sidr is thick with a rich, lavish and herbal sweet taste. There is a slightly sour and tangy aftertaste. Sidr is a highly valued honey from ancient times and is considered sacred in many religions. It comes from the Lote Tree, which has medicinal properties. had also been heated. However, Thomas' passed with flying colours. And this is what we present to you now.
The bees feed on the lavish nectar that this tree produces for a short period in the late Spring producing this legendary honey.
Where it comes from: Menelaos has his hives close to the Greek border with Turkey in a very wild & under populated area. Forest and scrubland stretch for miles and this is an ideal place for Sidr to grow and for bees to make honey without contamination from pollution and pesticides.
More on this honey: Sidr Honey is among the finest variants of honey in the world. It comes with a distinctive taste, and is rich in nutrients.The fruits of the tree have high-energy content, its leaves are rich in nutrients such as iron, protein, calcium and magnesium. This honey is considered sacred in many religions.
About the beekeeper: Menelaos is a dedicated beekeeper who often sleeps in the forest close to his bees during the honey production season. He follows organic principles and is working to gain organic certification.
Please know that raw honey does crystallise 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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