Honey Melomas is neither processed nor pasteurized. It is natural, raw honey directly from the hive. This preserves all the natural nutrients and aroma that nature offers.
Althought it is a flower honey it belongs to a special category because of its intense aromatic and flavor characteristics. It is considered to have tonic and antiseptic properties and its appearance is particularly attractive. Our excellent thyme honey is harvested from the area of the National Forest of Samaria, which apart from thyme contains miller and rare and delicate herbs of Cretan flora.
Pine honey is a type of honeydew honey. It is produced by honey bees that collect honeydew (sugary secretions) from a scale insect species, Marchalina hellenica, which lives on the sap of certain pine trees. When the scale insects feed, they excrete waste in the form of honeydew.
Orange Blossom honey is often made from mixed citrus nectars (Citrus ssp.) including oranges, grapefruit, lemons, mandarins, limes and many others. It is a light, sweet honey. Initially the aroma is of medium intensity reminiscent of orange blossoms. Orange honey is famous for its cosmetic properties and its anxiolytic and soothing effect.
It comes out of the mature fruits of carob tree and is the super food with three times as much calcium as milk. Carobs have a great nutritional value and are known for their macrobiotic properties.