Greek Attica honey is a combination of fine Greek varieties of wildflowers, herbs, forest and thyme. Its unique taste is mainly due to the careful selection of the finest varieties of honey from all parts of Greece (Attica, Crete, Peloponnese, Macedonia, Aegean & Ionian Islands, etc.). Rich in nutritional value, Attica honey is pure and natural, like the honey that comes out of the hive. It contains many different valuable ingredients, such as carbohydrates, enzymes, amino acids, minerals, essential in the daily diet. Its rich and rich taste is recognized internationally, with continuous awards. The most recent distinction is for the third time the highest distinction of 3 stars (Superior Taste Award) of the International Taste & Quality Institute (iTQi), in June 2014.
Color: Pretty dark
Taste: special (sweet / bitter)
Category: It belongs to Melitomata.
Harvest Season: June-July
It was a mixture of forest honey (Velanidia / Aria / Kastania) by the bees themselves with very high nutritional value, Velanidia honey dominates among the others. Oak honey is highly valued for its high nutritional value. Rich in antioxidants and minerals such as potassium, iron, magnesium, phosphorus and sodium is our absolute ally for the good health of our body. In addition, it has a high content of enzymes, proteins and vitamins that help in the metabolism and proper functioning of vital organs. AUTH research in 2015 after comparing 48 samples of honey from around the world showed that dark oak honey has the strongest antioxidant action (in fact 7 times more than Manuka honey. Antioxidants are very important for the proper functioning of our body by shielding the An important feature that launches the nutritional value of oak honey is its high content of pollen grains.
Oak honey has beneficial properties and helps the good health of the body. It has a soothing effect on the flu and disorders of the intestines and urinary system thanks to its antimicrobial, disinfectant and astringent properties. Its high content of nutrients has a positive effect on fatigue, positively affecting the strength of our body. Additional research has shown that it can help treat hemorrhoids. The soothing properties that help those who have problems with insomnia, a drink with hot water and a spoonful of honey are what you need to relax before bed.