MANUKA 100+MGO Raw Honey 300G


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Manuka honey is a highly regarded variety of honey known for its distinctive flavor, health benefits, and antibacterial properties. It is produced by bees that pollinate the flowers of the Manuka bush (Leptospermum scoparium), which is native to New Zealand and parts of Australia. Manuka honey’s unique properties have been widely studied and recognized, making it one of the most sought-after types of honey in the world.

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RAW Manuka (Tea Tree) ACTIVE 100+MGO Honey 300G

Manuka honey is a highly regarded variety of honey known for its distinctive flavor, health benefits, and antibacterial properties. It is produced by bees that pollinate the flowers of the Manuka bush (Leptospermum scoparium), which is native to New Zealand and parts of Australia. Manuka honey’s unique properties have been widely studied and recognized, making it one of the most sought-after types of honey in the world.

Characteristics of Manuka Honey

  1. Flavor: Manuka honey has a rich, complex flavor profile that is earthier, darker, and more robust than traditional honey varieties. It can have herbal, woody undertones and might be slightly bitter, setting it apart from the sweeter, milder flavors of other honeys.
  2. Color: It typically exhibits a darker cream to dark brown color, which is an indicator of its rich mineral content and stronger flavor compared to lighter honeys.
  3. Texture: Manuka honey has a thick, creamy consistency, which makes it highly versatile for both culinary and medicinal uses. Its texture also contributes to its longer shelf life.
  4. Health Benefits: The key to Manuka honey’s exceptional health benefits lies in its high level of methylglyoxal (MGO), a compound with potent antibacterial properties. It is also rich in antioxidants, anti-inflammatory, and antiviral properties, making it effective for wound healing, soothing sore throats, improving digestive issues, and enhancing skin health. Its antibacterial strength is often rated by a Unique Manuka Factor (UMF) rating, which is a measure of its quality and potency. The higher the UMF rating, the stronger the antibacterial effects.
  5. Uses: Beyond its health benefits, Manuka honey is used as a natural sweetener in foods and beverages, added to beauty and skincare products, and taken directly for its medicinal properties. Its distinctive flavor makes it a gourmet item in the culinary world, used in a variety of dishes that can benefit from its rich taste.

Manuka honey’s unique properties have made it the subject of extensive research, particularly for its ability to fight bacteria resistant to antibiotics. Its medicinal qualities, combined with its distinctive taste, have contributed to its status as a premium honey product. Due to its specific source, the supply of genuine Manuka honey is limited, making it more expensive than other honey types.

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

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

Limited stock available on some varieties.

This product ship weight is 0.325kg

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Weight .3 kg

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