Forest honey (Kattu then – van then) Bees make honey from the nectar that they collect from flowers, other plant saps and honeydew are used to a minor extent. This honey colour, aroma and consistency of honey all depend upon which flowers the bees have been foraging. Forager honeybees are always female worker bees. The queen bee and drone bees never forage for food.
Forest honey does not crystallize like normal honey. Its color is darker and is not very sweet but is known to have a unique flavor. Forest honey is preferred by chefs as they pair well with many food items like cheese and meat.
Forest honey is a rich source of Vitamin C, Vitamin B2, B3, B5 & B6, Iron, calcium, zinc and potassium and other antioxidants. Besides fighting indigestion and strengthening the immune system forest honey has several antibacterial properties helping to treat wounds, skin infections, sunburn and preventing allergies. Forest honey helps to cure coughs and other respiratory infections. The ability of forest honey in treating acne and stopping premature ageing is unquestionable.
When you buy Forest honey online from Platter Fresh you can rest assured that you will get pure and natural honey without any preservatives, artificial flavoring or added sugar or syrups. It is easily digestible being ideal for both children and adults.