Honey crystals by definition, is dehydrated honey. The main benefit is an intensified honey flavour. It is used among other ways as a crunchy topping for muffins, as a spice rub, as a sprinkle over desserts and in commercial cereals.
Crystallisation in Raw honey does not take away any health benefits. Raw Honey is a superfood. When it becomes thick and fudgy, it is the best and healthiest fudge that exist.
An easy Turmeric & Black Pepper Raw Honey Salad Dressing with lots of health benefits.
We have learned it is not only about “butter and bacon”. It is about amazing leafy vegetables, herbs, spices, butter, double cream yogurt, nuts and of course a drizzle of Raw Honey to finish it off.
The science is inconclusive, many studies says that royal jelly is not superior to other bee products. Gentle bee keeping is all about the protection and well-being of the bees. In Gentle bee keeping, (what we practice), the idea is to be as non-invasive as possible.
The whole family is actively involved in the business with Marius and Charis managing the hives and honey harvest and Lusanti, Timon and Carla seeing to the packaging, marketing and admin side. Carla is the brain behind the new range of raw honey products that include pots filled with golden deliciousness, infused with among others: cardamon, cinnamon, ginger and lots more!
Read more about Quercus’s spiced raw honey in the Summer 2018-’19 edition of the Go! Platteland.