Mountain Tea Honey, Malotira – Cretan Raw Honey, 550gr
Crete is blessed with the most beautiful countryside, a mix of valleys, untouched mountains and high altitude hills and forests that are full of Mountain Tea (Malotira) that harmoniously coexist in the Cretan ecosystem and produce exceptional raw honey, rich in aroma, health benefits and full of natural flavour.
At the local Meligyris apiary harvest of this pure, unfiltered, cold-pressed raw honey takes place at an altitude of 800-2,000 meters. It's the Cretan wild flora and mountainous terrain together with the high altitude, the sea breeze and the warm, but dry climate, that give a delicate flavour and a golden colour to this incredible and aromatic raw herbal honey. It's a true honey connoisseur's delight that will surprise even the most discerning foodie!
Key Beneficial Properties of Malotira (sideritis syriaca)
A medicinal herb that helps against colds, stomach and respiratory ailments. It's very rich in pollen, antioxidants, minerals and with unique organoleptic and antiseptic properties of mountain tea; a true superfood and a true alternative to manuka honey.
Modern scientific research has confirmed the presence in the plant of valuable flavonoid substances with significant pharmacodynamic activity for
- The stimulation of cardiac function
- Respiratory ailments
- Reduce pressure
- In diuretics
It pairs well with matured cheeses (gorgonzola, pecorino) and most meats. Perfect for meat sauces, glazes and marinades. Its aromatic and herbal palate makes it a perfect combination to yoghurt, breads and any hot drinks.
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Ingredients: 100% pure Greek Malotira (mountain tea) raw honey from Crete.
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