Buckwheat Honey | California
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Highly sought after for its many nutritional benefits, our raw buckwheat honey is dark amber and has a molasses like flavor. Try it with your tea, toast, or by itself. It's 100% pure, raw, and unfiltered.
Varietal (Type of Honey)
Buckwheat honey is a monofloral honey, which means the bees producing it primarily visit only one type of plant - the buckwheat flower. Buckwheat is typically grown for its grain-like (gluten free) seed.
There are many health benefits of buckwheat honey, most of which are rooted in the fact that raw buckwheat honey has a high level of antioxidant activity. Antioxidants help fight free radicals in your body, which could help to reduce cancer risk by reducing damage free radicals have on your cells.
This study details how antioxidant levels in participants’ who simply consumed buckwheat honey in water had experience antioxidant levels that had increased significantly.
In terms of the color and taste, expect our buckwheat honey to have a dark amber to dark brown color and possess a strong, full-bodied flavor, most commonly described as molasses-like.
At Neighborhood Hive, we sell only raw and unfiltered honey, and our buckwheat honey is no different. Unlike most of the highly-processed honey you'll find in your local grocery store, our products are never pasteurized and have only had wax and other large particles removed before bottling. This ensures all the nutrients found naturally in raw honey, including vitamins, minerals, pollen, enzymes, and antioxidants are in tact when our products arrive at your door.
Not to mention, the taste will blow away your basic grocery store honey.
By shopping with Neighborhood Hive, you’re supporting the beekeeping operation of local beekeepers and apiaries (honey farms) across the US. Our partnership model enables us to connect customers to a wide variety of high quality, raw, and unfiltered honey from different regions across the US.
The apiary responsible for this raw buckwheat honey is based in the Yorba Linda, CA area and manages hives across Southern California.
Orders typically ship within 2 business days from receipt. We hope you enjoy your honey!*Raw honey should not be ingested by infants under the age of 1*