Tio Ramon (Uncle Ramon)
Raw Thyme Honey - 20kg
Raw, Unpasteurised & Incredibly Tasty
Very mild taste with subtle hints of wild herbs and Thyme.
Amber in colour showing as golden in the light.
Produced in the untouched landscape of Aragon near Valencia in southern Spain.
Ramon's raw thyme honey is a very mild honey, a subtle and distant hint of thyme and wild herbs with a creamy well rounded flavour.
More on the flavour: This is a light and creamy tasting herb honey, it has a delicate and subtle hint of thyme but it is not so prominent. It comes from bees feeding on the small flowers on the Mediterranean thyme plant. This is a very mild honey a little similar to tree blossom honey.
Colour: This particular honey is amber in colour, golden in the light.
Where does the honey come from? This variety of thyme honey comes from Aragon in Spain, a largely untouched, wild and diverse landscape close to the French border at the north and borders with Valencia to the south.
Who produces this honey? This thyme variety comes from Uncle Ramon, a friendly hip beekeeper with a passion for traditional methods of honey production. Ramon produces a wide variety of different honey, all completely raw with nothing added or taken away.
What about the plant the honey comes from? The thyme plant also known as tomillo in Spanish, is an evergreen herb with many culinary, medicinal and ornamental uses. It tends to be found at higher altitudes as a perennial bush. It is harvested and used fresh, dried and even the oil extracted for use as a medicine.
Common Uses: Thyme honey is particularly good to use on the skin to exfoliate or help clear acne and blemishes. It is also very versatile in different recipes, such as: salads, an accompaniment with cheeses, adding to meat as a glaze and beautiful in a light herbal tea.
Thyme Honey Facts: Thyme honey is a favourite among many cultures, especially the Arabs. The herb is widely used in cooking and traditional cures so naturally the honey is widely popular too.
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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