Why would the honey crystallise?
This is the phenomenon of crystallisation, which occurs in most of the unheated and unprocessed honey. Some consumers may think honey crystallises due to the fact that additional sugars are added into the honey or that the bees are fed with sugar.
Honey crystallise actually is a natural physical phenomenon.Factors that affect the appearance of crystallisation are because of:(a) low storage temperature (below 13℃) or/and (b) the content of natural glucose in the honey is 60% or above.
How Can I Use the Honey?
- You can drink it by preparing the honey with warm water (<70℃),and then drink it in warm or cold.
- You can eat directly, especially best when you have a sore throat or mouth ulcer.
- You can prepare in a more saturated /syrup type, and eat it with fruits, pancake, wafer or bread.
- You can use the honey as a substitute for sugar in other food or drink, Eg coffee or tea.
What is the white layer above the honey? Can we eat it?
This is a common occurrence of fermentation as natural wild honey does not go through a heating process. The white layer is the appearance of enzymes, which form when air bubbles from the enzymes float to the top. Along the way, these bubbles trap pollen and create foam. This layer is also known as a pollen ring.
How old can a child start drinking honey?
The digestive system of a baby is still immature under 1 year old,so we suggest introducing honey to your baby only after 1 year old.
Paediatricians recommend waiting until your baby is at least 12months or 1 year old before introducing honey because honey may contain spores of bacteria that can cause botulism. This doesn't mean our honey supply is contaminated -- these bacteria are harmless to adults and children over 1.
Why are there so many types of honey?
The honey is categorised according to the environment of the honeycomb collected, which are monofloral, polyfloral and honeydew honey (wild jungle).
a) Monofloral: bees collect nectar from the same flower environment.
b) Polyfloral: bees collect nectar from multiple flowers.
c) Wild jungle: bees collect honey from nectar and tree sap.
Will back pain recover after drinking your honey?
Natural wild honey is considered as natural food, but no medicine.If taking daily, it will help to relieve and improve the conditions.The effects and the recovery duration are dependent on individual condition. If the condition is serious, please consult a medical doctor.
Can we drink your wild honey when coughing?
You can drink honey when you are coughing. The antibacterial function of honey has a certain antitussive (stop coughing) effect,and it can effectively kill the bacteria and viruses that cause sore throat.
Cold or hot coughing also can drink honey. For people who are more serious, he may cough more on the first day of drinking. On the second day, the phlegm will be discharged more, and he may feel better on the third day. Please remember to drink honey for a long term to boost your immunity.
Where does your company’s wild honey collect from?
The honey is collected from South America, Africa and SoutheastAsia. These honey are packaged in Indonesia, and exported toSingapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong.
What is Natural Wild Honey and what makes it so special?
Wild honey is a natural honey that is truly produced by nature.The activity of bees is not controlled by humans, hence the honey produced has the properties of “Source”, “Quality”,“Original” and “Taste”.
a) Source: Wild honey is generally obtained in large forests or in some unpolluted forests, mainly in South America, Africa, Egypt andIndonesia.
b) Quality: The concentration of wild honey is thicker, because the bees use their wings to evaporate the water contained in the honey (less than 21%). Therefore, the nutritional value of natural wild honey is very high.
c) Original: Wild honey is only filtered, without any addition of artificial saccharin, artificial coloring and preservatives.
d) Taste: Due to the difference in environment and nectar, the honey obtained contains different tastes, nutrients and colors.Natural wild honey has the taste of sweet, sour, acerbic and bitter.
After drinking wild honey, I need to go to the toilet more frequently. Why?
Yes, some people will go to the toilet more often after drinking honey. This is because honey has natural enzymes, which are very good for bowel movements and detoxification.
Why does the same type of honey have different concentrations?
Natural wild honey is collected in different environments(including climate, forests, flowers etc.) and by different species of bees, therefore the concentration, taste, nutrients and colour will be different. In addition, the honey is simply filtered after the collection, without any processing, so the concentration of honey will be different.
Why doesn't wild honey have an expiry date and how long can honey be stored?
The real honey which does not undergo any kind of process and without additives will not expire, because honey has natural anti-bacterial, antifungal and antiviral effects. Therefore, honey is a natural preservative and has no expiry date.
Honey has been used extensively by the ancient Egyptians in their daily lives. They even painted honey on mummies as the natural preservatives.
When is the best time to drink your honey?
We recommend to consume honey on an empty stomach in the morning and before going to bed at night. Drinking on an empty stomach in the morning allows our intestine to absorb the nutrients in the honey and to replenish energy. Drinking at night before going to bed can help in detoxification and improve sleeping quality. Introduce the types and functions of different honey to consume in the morning (e.g. monofloral, wild jungle) and evening (e.g.polyfloral).
The wild honey is so useful and it sounds like an elixir?
In society nowadays, we take a lot of unhealthy foods such as fast food, canned foods, and processed foods. These foods contain many ingredients that are harmful for the human body, including artificial colouring, preservatives and chemicals. In addition, the nutritional value of these foods is also very low. Long-term consumption of these unhealthy foods is very harmful to our human body.