Welcome to Maldon Honey Local raw honey is unprocessed, unlike commercial honey that has been pasteurised destroying much of its natural goodness and benefits, including vitamins and nutritional elements. Raw honey contains minerals, nutrients, antibacterial and antioxidant properties which help to keep the immune system strong. The colour of honey varies throughout the year depending on the flora that the bees are foraging on. Generally speaking our honey is light to medium amber. Amongst its many benefits, honey is said to help alleviate allergies, treat sore throats and colds, balance blood sugars and stabilise blood pressure. We are passionate about beekeeping and members of the Essex Beekeepers' Association. If you are interested in bee keeping, search for ‘EBKA’ to find your local branch. This is also the first contact point if you see a swarm of bees.
Bee Amazed A FEW INTERESTING HONEY BEE FACTS The honey bee has been around for more than a millions years and is scientifically known as Apis mellifera, meaning 'honey-carrying bee'. To make one pound of honey, the bees in the colony will visit around 2 million flowers and fly over 55,000 miles. A honey bee's wings stroke incredibly fast, about 200 beats per second, that causes the distinctive buzzing noise. Honey is the only food that includes all the substances necessary to sustain life, including enzymes, vitamins, minerals and water and it's the only food that contains 'pinocembrin'; an antioxidant associated with improving brain function. Honey is considered to be good for the immune system and is an anti-infammitory, anti-viral, anti-bacterial and anti-fungal. Honey contains: vitiamins B2, B4, B5, B6, B9, C, trace elements, nitrogen, iron, potassium, calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, copper and zinc An average worker bee produces about 1/12th of a teaspoon of honey in her lifetime.
Maldon Honey
Welcome to Maldon Honey Local raw honey is unprocessed, unlike commercial honey that has been pasteurised destroying much of its natural goodness and benefits, including vitamins and nutritional elements. Raw honey contains minerals, nutrients, antibacterial and antioxidant properties which help to keep the immune system strong. The colour of honey varies throughout the year depending on the flora that the bees are foraging on. Generally speaking our honey is light to medium amber. Amongst its many benefits, honey is said to help alleviate allergies, treat sore throats and colds, balance blood sugars and stabilise blood pressure. We are passionate about beekeeping and members of the Essex Beekeepers' Association. If you are interested in bee keeping, search for ‘EBKA’ to find your local branch. This is also the first contact point if you see a swarm of bees.
Maldon Honey
Honey is the only food that includes all the substances necessary to sustain life, including enzymes, vitamins, minerals and water and it's the only food
Bee Amazed A FEW INTERESTING HONEY BEE FACTS The honey bee has been around for more than a millions years and is scientifically known as Apis mellifera, meaning 'honey-carrying bee'. To make one pound of honey, the bees in the colony will visit around 2 million flowers and fly over 55,000 miles. A honey bee's wings stroke incredibly fast, about 200 beats per second, that causes the distinctive buzzing noise. Honey is the only food that includes all the substances necessary to sustain life, including enzymes, vitamins, minerals and water and it's the only food that contains 'pinocembrin'; an antioxidant associated with improving brain function. Honey is considered to be good for the immune system and is an anti- infammitory, anti-viral, anti-bacterial and anti-fungal. Honey contains: vitiamins B2, B4, B5, B6, B9, C, trace elements, nitrogen, iron, potassium, calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, copper and zinc An average worker bee produces about 1/12th of a teaspoon of honey in her lifetime.
Honey is the only food that includes all the substances necessary to sustain life, including enzymes, vitamins, minerals and water and it's the only food