Honey

Honey

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Italian Organic Linden Honey

€6.50

This organic Linden Honey is harvested in June and July in Piedmont and Emilia-Romagna. This tree variety is often found next to chestnuts and beeches. It spreads an intense scent in the harvest areas and its nectar attracts forager bees.

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Acacia Honey

€7.00

Harvested at springtime in Piedmont woods, acacia honey is among the most appreciated by the consumers. Light color, it stays in a liquid state for a long time, acacia honey has a sweet and delicate taste. It is recommended to sweeten every kind of drink, yoghurt, or combined with blue cheese.

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Citrus Honey

€6.00

Harvested in Calabria and Sicily at springtime, citrus honey is sweet, fruity and has a pleasant acidic bouquet. It crystallizes quite rapidly, giving origin to a relatively smooth, in-mouthpleasant texture. Perfect for teas and infusions, it is widely used in pastry-making.

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Chesnut Honey

€6.00

Produced in Piedmont and Calabria woods, chestnut honey is very appreciated by the consumer who looks for a distinctive flavor; it has a dark color, a pungent aroma and an in-mouth bitter and slightly tannic taste. It is excellent combined with matured cheese, bacon, black tea and artisanal beers.

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Arbutus

€11.00

Among the rarest honey we can find the Arbutus one, produced on Sardinia and Corsica islands. The production period (late autumn) causes its difficult harvesting; it has a flavor and an aroma hard to forget: bitter and astringent, it is a gourmet honey. To be consumed as presented or combined with sweet and fat cheese.

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Eucalyptus honey

€6.00

Harvested in Calabria in two different periods (mid-summer and end of summer), eucalyptus honey has a dry-mushroom, licorice aroma, and a tinge of smokiness; in- mouth taste is mildly sweet with a strong personality.

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Lavander Honey

€8.50

Harvested in the French Provence, lavender honey has an unmistakable aroma which reminds the flower itself. In mouth it gives a pleasant taste due to its creamy crystals; its sweetness makes it a perfect sweetener for teas and infusions or it can be spread on toasted bread.