Artisan Raw Greek Mountain Oak Honey - 1kg
Antibacterial raw mountain oak honey from 900 metres plus
Wilderness honey with all the natural properties
Nothing added, nothing taken away, just coarse-filtered
Very thick honey that sits solidly on the tongue, taking a moment to melt away.
Thomas' raw Greek Mountain Oak honey has a deliciously rich and mineral treacle flavour with hints of cooked apples and plums. The aftertaste lingers only briefly with a slight sourness. The aroma is similarly fruity, reminding us of cold spiced fruit sauces. The flavour and aroma make us think this could go very well with a fruitcake or Christmas pudding.
Colour: It's very dark, nearly black, with a slight hint of purple.
About the beekeeper: It was brought to us by Thomas, a young Greek beekeeper, who is planning to take over his father's hives, which are in secluded forest glades. He has great enthusiasm for raw honey and natural hive products.
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.
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.*
This honey has a consistency of treacle and indeed almost of a superior fudge. The flavour is very satisfying and with a personal bias towards honeydew (since I perceive this to have added health properties) I can say that I shall be looking forward to consuming this product on toast or good bread on a thinly covered base of goats butter, containing a small amount of salt; also the honey will be very nice on a bowl of oatmeal porridge.
Just Love it, all my family love. This our send 5kg tin and think once finish we will get more.
Too good to be true
Have to keep reminding myself this is so healthy, tastes more like one of my guilty pleasures!! A real treat
A very satisfied customer
Goes with my herbal tea, pap & lemon drink,. Not too sweet, nice colour, no after taste. Just right for me. Will definitely be purchasing in the future by God's grace. And an unbelievable quick delivery! Well done Tony and team.
Thomas's Greek Mountain Oak Honey
Distinctively dark and thick consistency. Pleasant flavour but short of distinctive.
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