Raw Eucalyptus Honey - 20kg
Rossend's raw eucalyptus honey has a really amazing taste. It is light and slightly fruity, a little hint of apple and a beautiful mild after taste of fresh menthol.
More on the flavour: This is a beautiful tasting tree honey, it has a light menthol flavour with a joyful fruitiness. It comes from bees feeding on the eucalyptus trees in the Mediterranean area. It is slightly different from the flower honey as it has a bit more of a prominent taste. It shares characteristics of the herb type honey as it is creamy and sets in a similar manner.
Colour: This particular honey has an orange amber colour and when set it turns to a shade of peachy orange and pink.
Where does the honey come from? This variety of eucalyptus honey comes from Catalonia in Spain, the Catalonia Pyrenees are known for their pristine forests, high peaks and heavenly meadows, rushing rivers, winding streams and thundering waterfalls.
Who produces this honey: This eucalyptus honey comes from Rossend. He treats honey like and art form and you can really tell, it has such a perfect consistency and the varieties range from very subtle to very overt. He has won many awards for his honey including from the well renowned iTQi (International Taste and Quality Institute) who rated several of his honey varieties in the superior taste award category.
What about the tree the honey comes from? The eucalyptus tree is an evergreen, also known as eucalypto in Spanish. It is one of the fastest growing trees in the world. Its essential oil is often used in aromatherapy as a decongestant and antiseptic. The trees are mostly found in Australia but also in the Mediterranean.
Common Uses: Eucalyptus honey is particularly good to use in skin care. Its fresh clean aroma and soothing composition helps aid skin recovery and removal of blemishes, acne and spots. It is also extremely versatile in recipes such as meat glazes, cakes, flapjacks, breads and teas.
Eucalyptus Honey Facts: Eucalyptus honey is a beautiful variety with a unique composition. It contains traces of eucalyptol which gives it its fresh, revitalizing taste.
Important Note on Returns:
Due to its large size and expense, this item is not eligible for our normal extended returns policy.
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.
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*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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