The Greek company Melirito started in line with our love for the Greek land and its products and specializes in the Greek varieties of honey that are produced in a natural way. It is our aim to collect the finest Greek honey and promote it both in the national, as well as in the international market.
All of our products hold quality control certifications and have successfully been through all the legal chemical analysis, ascertaining that they do not contain sugar, glucose and other chemical components.
Our products are available in the following types of jars, the 250 gram jar, the 400 gram jar, the 750 gram jar and the 45 gram jar for hotel use.
Cretan Thyme Honey From the foothills of Mount Ida (Psiloritis).
Flower Honey From wildflowers of the forest of Parnassus.
Forest Honey from Olympus From the wild flora of the forest of Olympus.
Fir Honey From fir trees of the forest of Vytina.
Did you know that:
Hippocrates used honey for medical reasons. In many of his writings,
honey has been praised for its healing, wholesome and antioxidant value.
More than 180 nutrients have been traced in honey, proving its nutritional value
Honey crystallization is a natural procedure and it doesn't affect the quality of unprocessed honey. On the contrary, it actually proves its purity.
Depending on the type of honey and the efflorescence, the crystallization might vary as follows: Thyme Honey: 6-18 months | Forest Honey: 5-15 months | Flower Honey: 3-12 months | Fir Honey: never The crystallized honey can be brought back to its prior form either by placing the honey jar in the oven at the fan mode at 40-45 degrees Celsius, or by using a bain-marie at the same temperature.
Natural honey has healing properties, is antiseptic and germicide. Helps wound healing, stops blood in wounds and injuries and offers scepticism.
Natural honey consumption helps people suffering from heart disorders as they dilate the vessels and reduce hypertension.
Natural honey is recommended for people with kidney dysfunction as it contains little protein and hardly any salt. It also acts as a hypertonic solution boosting the body and having diuretic abilities.