Raw Heather is an amazingly deep tasting shrub honey with a depth of flavour similar to dark chocolate or black tea. It comes from the bees feeding on the low lying heather shrubs found on the mountainous terrain in Asturias. Despite not coming from a tree, heather honey has similar properties to a tree honey, namely its potent taste and dark colour.
More On Flavour: Luisa's raw heather honey is a classic variety. Very popular due to its superb deep earthy flavour, rich but not sickly, balsamic but not savoury. It is mildly bitter but complimented by a balanced sweetness.
Where does the honey come from? This variety of mountain honey comes from Asturias, a largely untouched, wild and diverse region in the north of Spain. Luisa's hives are well away from sources of pollution in the national parks.
Who produces this honey? This honey comes from Luisa and her daughter Olaya. She is a beekeeper with a passion for producing raw honey of the very highest quality - with a lot attention to detail. Her honeys have a full, rich flavour typical of many products from the region. Most of her products are certified as organic.
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.*
- Heather honey
Amazing! One of the best honeys we have ever tasted. Sweet but complex flavours with a bit of a bite, so not overly sweet or cloying, and a hint of heather fragrance.
perfect service, absolutely amazing product. I will definitely order again
This is possibly the most divine honey I have tasted of all the dark varieties- it transports me straight to wilds of Spain I can taste the wind, the grass and the beautiful sunlight. It’s a journey in a jar and the complexity of the taste is wonderful.
Absolutely love this honey! Thick, rich and creamy with a lovely strong deep flavour. Couldn’t eat my porridge without it and feel that it does me good to boot!
Sheer Gorgeousness thankyou honey bees for all your hard work
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