Nelson Honey is a proud New Zealand producer of natural honey and other bee products. Nelson Honey is a family owned and operated business that is currently headed by Philip Cropp, a third generation beekeeper that joined the family business in 1972. They are a global leader in both the production and development of natural bee products. Nelson Honey brings decades of experience and integrity to provide their customers with the age old benefits of bee products. Manuka Honey is well known for its antimicrobial properties, and use for wounds.
The number on the front of the pot represents the mg per kg of MGO (Methylglyoxal) and the related strength of Antimicrobial Activity, which is known to kill certain types of bacteria. The greater the number, the stronger the Antimicrobial Activity.
MGO in Mānuka honey is naturally made in the hive from DHA which is present in the nectar of the Manuka Bush. Within the hive DHA undergoes the Maillard reaction to naturally form MGO.
100% Genuine New Zealand Mānuka Honey. Independently tested to show it meets the New Zealand Government’s definition of Mānuka honey.
Pure New Zealand Mānuka Honey has a unique taste that changes as the MGO rating increases. It isn’t as sweet as most mass produced honey varieties