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MANUKA HONEY - 650 METHYLGLYOXAL & MONOFLORAL
MANUKA HONEY - 650 METHYLGLYOXAL & MONOFLORAL
MANUKA HONEY - 650 METHYLGLYOXAL & MONOFLORAL

MANUKA HONEY - 650 METHYLGLYOXAL & MONOFLORAL

RAWHITI

Regular price $38.00 Sale

Northland made, harvested and packed to export standards.

A rich & smooth butterscotch flavour that keeps you coming back for more.

Manuka Honey is unique to New Zealand. The honey is made from the nectar of the Manuka tree (Leptospermum Scoparium) a native to Aotearoa/ New Zealand.

This batch of Manuka Honey has been certified and classed by the Ministry of Primary Industries as being: 

*MONOFLORAL MANUKA

Other test results:    

*Methylglyoxal 674 mg/kg   

Methylglyoxal is a naturally occurring compound that is present in high quality Manuka honey. Each 250gram jar contains at least 650mg/kg of Methyglyoxal. The super ingredient that gives Manuka Honey its edge over other honey!

*Hydroxymethylfurfural 27 mg/kg

Hydroxymethylfurfural is produced from the breakdown of sugar and is used as an indicator of heat treatment and ageing. The CODEX Standard recommends a maximum limit of 40 mg/kg HMF in honey.

*C4 Sugar (AOAC)  2.9%

A C4 Sugar test is used internationally to detect whether honey has been adulterated by adding sugar or high fructose corn syrup. Maximum level is 7%. 

*Glyphosate <0.010

A glyphosate test indicates the presence of any residues that might be in the honey.

Oxford University scientists have given the green light for Doctors to prescribe honey as an alternative treatment for coughs, colds and respiratory illnesses. Hippocrates alluded to this idea over two thousand four hundred years ago. "Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food." 

* actual results from tests