Romanian acacia honey
Acacia honey – Melina is easy to recognize having a white-yellow color, extremely beautiful, bright and transfused. Its smell a bit persistent showing the same elegance and refinement of acacia flower. It is considered a honey of the highest quality.
It has a lower acid content. The honey remains liquid and does not crystallize easily due to its high content of fructose.
Acacia honey is quite unique in the world of honey and it is famous for its medicinal qualities too. This are some health benefits of the best know:
- Treats kidney and urinary system issues
- Treats atherosclerosis
- Digestive problems
- Cleanses the liver
- Conditions the intestines-
- Beneficial to the respiratory system due to antibacterial properties
- Treats headaches
Acacia Honey is a great choice for diabetics because of its low sucrose content and a high fructose content.
The acacia honey is recommended for insomnia and for calming the nerve system (dizziness, sleepless nights, menopause problems, etc.)
About the color: it is light-colored or even clear honey. Taste : it is nice, sweet.
Consistence: acacia honey rarely crystallizes because of its high fructose content. Produced from the nectar of thee acacia flower, this s perhaps one of most sought after honeys in the world.
The Active Compounds
Romanian acacia honey contains compounds called flavonoids. These are a diverse group of phytonutrients or plant chemicals. The honey also contains phenolic compounds, which are also plants chemicals. Flavonoids and phenolic compounds act as antioxidants inside the body. An antioxidant is a substance that protects the body from free radicals that are damaging to cells. By doing this, they keep cells healthy and youthful. This is turn yields the following three health benefits:
- Increases lifespan
- Prevents age-related illnesses
- Relieves stress
As you can see, getting antioxidants into your system is a crucial part of optimal health.
Because of it light taste, it is prefered by children and ideal on fresh cheeses, yougurt, fruit cocktails and icecream.
For all these remarkable benefits and for its taste many consider acacia honey one of the best in the world!