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Organic Thyme Honey 15.9 oz

Organic Thyme Honey 15.9 oz

Regular price $30.00 USD
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  • Organic
  • Rich Flavor
  • Antioxidant

The essence of the Mediterranean sea breeze. 

Has amber color, with golden highlights and it is famous for its fantastic aroma. Thyme honey is considered to be of the highest quality in the Mediterranean.

Product Details

Each recyclable glass jar contains 15.9 oz / 450 grams of honey.

As a natural product, pure honey may crystallize over time. To restore it to its liquid form, simply warm the jar in a bowl of warm water.

Do not feed honey to babies under one year of age.

Farm Information

Thyme honey from Crete Island is a true culinary treasure, celebrated for its unique flavor, exceptional quality, and the rich history it carries. Crete, the largest of the Greek islands, is renowned for its diverse flora, and thyme fields blanket its landscapes. This pristine environment, combined with traditional beekeeping methods, produces a honey that stands out as a rare gem in the world of honey production.

Why Thyme Honey from Crete Island?
1. Unique Terroir:
Crete's rich soil, Mediterranean climate, and unique terroir contribute to the distinct characteristics of thyme honey. Thyme plants thrive in the island's rocky terrain, absorbing the essence of the Mediterranean sea breeze.

2. Rich Flavor Profile:
Thyme honey from Crete is celebrated for its exquisite taste. It offers a harmonious balance of sweet and herbal notes with a hint of earthiness, making it a versatile culinary delight.

3. Health Benefits:
This honey is not only a treat for your taste buds but also a treasure trove of health benefits. It is known for its natural antibacterial and antioxidant properties, which can boost your immune system and promote overall well-being.

Nutrition Facts

Nutrition facts (per 100g)
Energy 1340 kj
Fat 0g, of which saturates 0g
Carbohydrate 80g, of which sugars 70g
Protein 0g
Salt 0,005g

Awards

  • BIOLMIEL 2018 Award

Pairs Well With

Thyme honey is a type of honey produced by bees that primarily collect nectar from thyme flowers. It has a distinct flavor that is often described as aromatic, herbal, and slightly floral. Thyme honey pairs well with a variety of foods and can be used in both sweet and savory dishes. Here are some foods and dishes that go well with thyme honey:

Cheese: Thyme honey pairs beautifully with cheese, especially semi-soft or firm cheeses like Manchego, Pecorino, or goat cheese. The sweet and herbal notes of the honey complement the creamy or salty flavors of the cheese.

Bread and Crackers: Drizzle thyme honey over freshly baked bread or use it as a dip for artisanal crackers. The herbal sweetness of the honey enhances the bread's flavor.

Greek Yogurt: Thyme honey can be a delicious topping for Greek yogurt. The combination of creamy yogurt and floral honey is a simple and satisfying treat.

Fresh Fruits: Thyme honey complements a variety of fresh fruits, including sliced apples, pears, and berries. It adds a unique twist to fruit salads.

Tea: Stir a spoonful of thyme honey into herbal teas, especially those with earthy or floral notes. It provides a natural and aromatic sweetener.

Roasted Vegetables: Thyme honey can be used as a glaze for roasted vegetables, such as carrots, sweet potatoes, or beets. The honey adds a delightful sweetness and depth of flavor.

Marinades and Salad Dressings: Use thyme honey in marinades for chicken or pork. It also works well in salad dressings, where it can balance out tangy vinaigrettes.

Desserts: Thyme honey can be incorporated into various desserts, like drizzling it over ice cream or using it as a sweetener for cakes, pastries, or tarts.

Meat and Poultry: It can be used as a glaze for grilled or roasted meats, such as chicken, lamb, or pork. The herbal notes add complexity to the dish.

Herbal Butter: Mix thyme honey with softened butter and herbs to create a flavorful spread for bread or as a finishing touch for grilled meats.

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Jean Robinson
Cretan Organic Thyme Honey

Love this Honey, I visited Greece in June. I brought 2 jars there. So happy I found the same honey I purchased in Greece. I ordered 2 and now I’m on my last jar. Getting ready to order 2 more. So excited I found this amazing come, Thank goodness 😅 and thank you so much 😊 🤣🤣

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