This honey is made without any pasteurization treatment. Not as sweet as average honeys. It is slightly crystalized into a soft paste a butterscotch color. A bit spicy with herbaceous notes of eucalyptus. Eucalyptus honey naturally has traces of eucalyptol compounds that have been carried in the nectar by the honey bee from the flower to hive. Delicious spooned over toast, mixed in warm teas, or taken directly on a spoon as a natural remedy for mild coughs and colds.
Beekeeping since 1922, Artemide takes pride in its careful management and breeding of its hives. The products of this nearly 100-year-old company are all of Italian origin, produced and packaged in their own laboratory in Campania. Artemide produces its eucalyptus honey from two distinct plant species: Eucalyptus camaldulensis, which blooms in July, and Eucalyptus occidentalis, which blooms in September. The honey produced in the summer is lighter in color and has a delicate taste, while the one produced in September has more marked characteristics and is particularly aromatic, thanks to its eucalyptol content. Not only does this eucalyptus honey have a delicious taste, each jar also contains a number of incredible health benefits. Studies have shown eucalyptus honey has beneficial properties for the respiratory system, carrying out a precise antiseptic action. With its anti-flu and -cold qualities, eucalyptus honey can provide relief for respiratory illnesses such as cough, bronchitis or asthma. It can also relieve nasal congestion. Artemide eucalyptus honey is a pantry staple for every healthy homeRead more