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Welcome to The True Honey Co. blog. It’s where to come to peek behind the scenes, meet our True Friends, get Manuka honey recipes, handy tips, musings and many other amusements. Grab a spoon and dig in. You can also sign up to get all this goodness thanks to the wonders of email.
All honeys are most definitely not created equal. And there’s only one that can claim its spot as having the highest Unique Mānuka Factor (UMF™) ever tested. It is also the world’s most expensive honey with connoisseurs heading into luxury retailers such as Selfridges and Harrods in London and buying up to ten of the…Read More
It’s a question we get asked a lot. “So, just why is Manuka honey so expensive?” We can’t speak for other Manuka honey producers, or comment on how they do things. But from our point of view, here are a few of the reasons why Manuka honey costs more than other honeys. Rare and precious…Read More
Well, it’s been a rather busy month so far in the Manuka honey industry, with people (ahem) abuzz with the news that Fera – a private UK science agency – has developed a test that can identify fake Manuka honey. Meanwhile, Paul Dansted, a director at New Zealand’s Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI), has acknowledged…Read More
Whether you’ve been struck down yourself this winter, or are simply reading the headlines, it seems like we’re in the midst of an epidemic. The main symptom is a nagging, hacking cough that seems to last forever. It’s so persistent, it’s sending a lot of people to the doctor. And yet doctors are prescribing nothing…Read More
Single? Attached? ‘It’s complicated’? Whatever your relationship status, there’s one person you’ll definitely be spending the rest of your life with. You. And practising a little self-love now and then is pretty vital to enrich the other relationships in your life. Think of it as putting your own oxygen mask on first. A spot of…Read More
Call us biased. But we do love Manuka honey. And what we love easily as much, is discovering deliciously good new ways to use Manuka honey in different and interesting ways. As luck would have it this month, our True friend the Medicinal Chef™ Dale Pinnock shared with us a hive-ful of easy Manuka honey…Read More