It is considered to be of excellent quality honey, belongs to the flowers honey category and stands out because of its intense aromatic and flavor characteristics. It has tonic and antiseptic properties and its appearance is very attractive. Our thyme honey is harvested from the area of the Samaria National Park, and apart from thyme it contains malotira as well as rare and exquisite herbs of Cretan flora.
It is a natural blend of thyme honey with pine honey. It is produced in Crete and derives from the special management of bee colonies and the coexistence of late flowering thyme with melitoccerals originating from the Marchalina hellenica L insect, which is parasitic mainly in the trachea (Pinus brutia Ten) and the pine (Pinus halepensis Mill).
It has aroma, color and orange flavor. Bees love those flowers that carry the same scent of gardenia, they collect the nectar from the orange blossoms and from which a very aromatic, light and very light honey is produced. Orange honey is famous for its cosmetic properties and its anxiolytic and soothing effect.