EUCALYPTUS Raw Honey 1KG GLASS JAR


$32.50

Eucalyptus honey is derived from the nectar of the flowers of the Eucalyptus tree, a genus that includes over 700 species mostly native to Australia, with some species found in nearby regions like Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. Due to the wide variety of Eucalyptus species, the flavor, color, and properties of Eucalyptus honey can vary significantly, making it a diverse and interesting type of honey.

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Raw Eucalyptus Honey 1KG GLASS JAR

Eucalyptus honey is derived from the nectar of the flowers of the Eucalyptus tree, a genus that includes over 700 species mostly native to Australia, with some species found in nearby regions like Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. Due to the wide variety of Eucalyptus species, the flavor, color, and properties of Eucalyptus honey can vary significantly, making it a diverse and interesting type of honey.

Characteristics of Eucalyptus Honey

  1. Flavor: Eucalyptus honey is known for its distinctive taste, which can vary from slightly herbal to a bolder, more medicinal flavor, depending on the specific Eucalyptus species from which the nectar was harvested. Some varieties may have a hint of menthol or eucalyptol, reflecting the aromatic qualities of Eucalyptus leaves.
  2. Color: The color of this honey can range from light to dark amber, influenced by the type of Eucalyptus tree and the environment in which it grows.
  3. Texture: It generally has a rich, thick consistency, though this can vary depending on its processing and storage conditions. Like other types of honey, it may crystallize over time.
  4. Health Benefits: Eucalyptus honey is reputed for its health-promoting properties. It is often sought after for its natural antibacterial and antiseptic qualities, making it beneficial for healing wounds, sore throats, and coughs. Its antioxidant properties can also help in boosting the immune system. The presence of eucalyptol in some varieties can make it particularly effective for respiratory issues, providing a natural remedy for congestion and colds.
  5. Uses: Beyond its medicinal uses, Eucalyptus honey is versatile in culinary applications. Its unique flavor makes it suitable for pairing with cheeses, yogurts, and as a sweetener in herbal teas. It can also be used in baking and cooking, where its distinctive taste can complement a variety of dishes.

Eucalyptus honey, with its rich flavor and health benefits, is a favorite among those who appreciate honey both for its culinary qualities and medicinal properties. Its production supports the diversity of beekeeping and honey production, offering a taste of the unique flora found in regions where Eucalyptus trees thrive.

We harvest our honey and immediately return it to our commercial kitchen to spin, pour and pack. No heat treatment and only one course filter meaning you experience Tasmania’s honey in its finest form, Raw.

All our varieties are collected from the Tasmanian Wilderness and rolling lands from Strahan to Smithton.

Limited stock available on some varieties.

This product ship weight is 1.375kg

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Weight 1.345 kg

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