- Low acidity and medium sweetness
- Supports your heart, metabolism, digestion and hormones
- Apply it to your skin to heal burns, infected wounds and skin sores
Raw Organic Linden (Lime) Honey - one of the best honey varieties.
Our exquisite raw light-coloured and creamy Organic Linden Honey is purely made of the yellow-white flowers of lime trees with a characteristic mild mint flavour and low acidity and medium sweetness.
Organic Linden Honey is used for treating colds and fevers, as a fortifying agent to support the heart and is beneficial to maintain osmotic pressure, to normalize the metabolism, digestion and hormonal activity.
It is an excellent sweetener for tea and other drinks and its low acidity and medium sweetness pairs very well with citrus sorbet or gelato, Greek yogurt and soothing herbal teas.
The poet Theodor Fontane never ceased to write stories about the beautiful State of Brandenburg. Around one third of Brandenburg’s landscape consists of over 240 nature reserves and picturesque lime tree alleys and forests are typical of this region.
In summer when the Linden or Lime trees are in bloom the sweetest and most powerful perfume known in the plant kingdom is exhaled by the creamy-yellow, star-shaped lime flowers. The scent of lemon peel is far-reaching, and the bees love the fragrance so much that the trees buzz with life throughout its bloom period.
German Raw Organic Linden (Lime) Honey
Hexapi’s artisanal Organic Linden Honey is made of unpasteurized pollen and propolis-containing raw organic honey by bees which are kept in protected areas with only organic farming to preserve biodiversity and ensure an eco-friendly agriculture.
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Honey, especially Organic Linden Honey is still a real mystery to scientists. Its complex chemical composition causes unsurpassed healing properties. It contains about 400 substances and compounds, which are vital to man for the full activity of the organism.
Our natural and unpasteurized Organic Linden Honey is rich in vitamins (especially B1, also known as thiamin), amino acids, pollen and resin. It includes no less than 40 different micro and macronutrients, such as potassium, calcium, copper, iodine, phosphorus, chlorine, magnesium, manganese and zinc, etc. It also contains organic and inorganic acids such as gluconic, citric, lactic, malic, tartaric acid, linolenic acid, oxalic acid, succinic acid, hydrochloric acid and phosphoric acid.
For thousands of years lime honey was the most appreciated among honeys and ancient scholar, philosopher and physician Avicenna, the author of many books about healing, cured epilepsy, headaches, rheumatism, gout, diseases of kidney, the urinary tract and female reproductive organs with lime honey. Many of his recipes have survived and have been successfully used in medicine.Why Hexapi Organic Linden Honey?
Our German Organic Linden Honey has a wide range of traditional medicinal applications and is the most highly appreciated among our honeys. People think it is a perfect medicine for the illness since you can mix Organic Linden Honey with lemon to overcome colds, support liver and gall bladder functions and to relieve inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract. You can even apply it externally to help heal festering sores on the skin, eczema, and burns.Immune system
Organic Linden Honey is primarily used to relief symptoms of common colds, influenza and similar upper respiratory tract infections. It is also wildly used to relief sore throats, rhinitis and laryngitis.Liver and gall bladder
Organic Linden Honey greatly supports the functions of the liver and gall bladder.Inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract
Organic Linden Honey reduces the hypersecretion of hydrochloric acid in the stomach. That’s why old people call it “the stomachs best friend”.Metabolism
Organic Linden Honey helps to maintain adequate osmotic pressure at the cellular level, normalizes metabolism, and has beneficial effects on digestion as well as hormonal activity.Heart
Untreated Organic Linden Honey has one of the highest antibacterial properties and is used as a fortifying agent to support the heart.Skin and wound healing
Applying Organic Linden Honey externally helps heal festering sores on the skin, eczema, and burns.Well absorbed by the body
Organic Linden Honey contains vitamins in a good combination with other important substances, which leads to its effective healing effects. It is especially well absorbed by the body since it contains a variety of minerals.Disclaimer
The information presented above is not intended to prescribe or give in any way or form medical advice or diagnose. Please always consult your trusted physician. This product is not registered under the Hong Kong Pharmacy and Poisons Ordinance or the Chinese Medicine Ordinance. Any claim made for it has not been subject to evaluation for such registration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat or prevent any disease.
Our unblended Organic Linden Honey is best used three times a day, one hour before meals. You can dissolve one or two tablespoons in warm water or tea or just enjoy it pure. It is also recommended to have 2 teaspoons before bedtime for clam and better sleeps results. Most effective results will occur when consumed regularly over long periods of time.
Organic Linden Honey is a perfect sweetener for your tea and other drinks and its low acidity and medium sweetness pairs very well with citrus sorbet or gelato, Greek yogurt and soothing herbal teas.Organic Linden Honey Recipes
The Linden, Lime or Lypa tree, blossom is an abundant source of nectar for honeybees, hence one of their alternative names is “Bee Tree” or “The Queen of Nectar” with one big-leaf gives about 2-3 grams nectar a day - that is why it is believed to be the best bee plant. The scent of the tiny yellow-white flowers blossom in late spring or early summer attracts bees and humans which considered it as mystical tree of life, as well as tree of health, tree of justice, tree of victory and symbol of fertility and worship.
Linden trees have a long history of medicinal use in Europe, most notably for soothing tension, irritability and heart tonic and were mentioned in ancient Greek and Roman mythology. The most famous legend is the story of the poor Phrygian couple, which the gods rewarded for their hospitality, endowing them with immortality, turning them into lime and oak trees.
The German poet Theodor Fontane also writes stories about the beautiful State of Brandenburg – the origin of our Hexapi Organic Linden Honey. In his compilation of famous works "Wanderungen durch die Mark Brandenburg" he writes about the natural treasures of the region of which around one-third consists of nature reserves like the "Schorfheide-Chorin Biosphere Reserve, the Spreewald Forest and the Unteres Odertal National Park which greets its visitors with an ocean of lime tree blossoms each year.
Annual seasonal and biological factors make is impossible to reproduce our Organic Linden Honey exactly the same from year to year so slight variations in colour and taste may occur – making it a truly enjoyable natural honey to everyone – straight from the hive.