Our Forest Honey
Collected by tribals from the forest near Athirappilly Falls in Kerala, our forest honey is unlike anything you have ever tasted before. Experience the taste of raw forest honey at its finest. Our forest honey is inconsistent by nature, no two bottles will be the same. There will be changes in color, taste, aroma, and viscosity from bottle to bottle. Since our honey is unprocessed, it may contain bee pollen and beeswax in small quantities.
Pure honey is widely used as a sweetener or a flavoring agent in savory dishes. Honey typically has a fresh aroma and depending on its nectar source honey can be floral, fruity, spicy, nutty or earthy. Forest honey contains several antioxidants, including phenolic compounds like flavonoids which has various medicinal properties.
KERALA FOREST ORIGIN: Our unprocessed forest honey is collected by tribals from the forest near Athirappilly Falls in Kerala. It is unprocessed, raw honey directly from the forest. Our honey is packed in our hygienic processing facility and retains its natural freshness, aroma and nutrients.
100% NATURAL & PESTICIDE FREE: Given that it is collected from the forest by tribal collectors, we believe that it is free from chemical fertilizers and pesticides.
WHOLESOME & PURE: Unlike commercial brands, we give you unprocessed forest honey which is packed with nutrients and antioxidants. We don’t over heat or ultrafilter our honey, which ensures that all the essential nutrients in the honey is retained.
HEALTHY & NUTRITIOUS FOOD: Authentic unprocessed honey is probably one of the most nutritious foods in the world. It is loaded with antioxidants, which prevents cells from being damaged by free radicals. Honey naturally contains hydrogen peroxide, an antiseptic, which helps fight fungal and bacterial infections. Regular consumption of honey has been known to aid in improving metabolism and accelerate weight-loss.
Health Benefits of Pure Honey
HIGH IN ANTIOXIDANTS
Honey is loaded with antioxidants, which prevents cells from being damaged by free radicals.
Shahad naturally contains hydrogen peroxide, an antiseptic, which helps fights fungi and unwanted bacteria.
AIDS IN DIGESTION
Honey is a great prebiotic, which nourishes good bacteria in your intestines – this prevents diarrhea and aids with smooth digestion.
AIDS IN WEIGHT LOSS
Regular consumption of shahad has been known to aid in improving metabolism and accelerate weight-loss.
Uses of Forest Honey
Honey is often used as a substitute for sugar and adds delicate floral or fruity sweetness to everything to which it is added. It is special in the sense that, a light drizzle on a piece of bread can turn it into a spectacular breakfast. Shahad is commonly added to fruit salads, tea, coffee, cakes, cookies, sauces and salad dressings. It is rich in nutrients and contains various antioxidants, which gives it several unique ayurvedic medicinal properties.
Honey contains a number of antioxidants, including phenolic compounds like flavonoids which reduces the risk of cancer, heart attacks and promotes eye health. Eating honey may also lead to reduced blood pressure. Honey seems to have a positive effect on cholesterol levels. It leads to modest reductions in total and “bad” LDL cholesterol while raising “good” HDL cholesterol. Buy shahad from Thottam Farm Fresh today!
Honey is known as Then in Malayalam, easal in Arabic, mon chéri in French and Tene in Telugu.