What is raw honey?
Dr. Oz has called it "liquid gold". Raw, local honey is honey straight from the hive, with all the live, healthful enzymes as nature intended. This honey has not been heated,or pasteurized. It is extracted, bottled and sold. A naturally delicious alternative to white sugar.
Many people believe local honey helps cure and alleviate allergies. If you live in Loudoun county or Fairfax county, this honey will have pollen from the local flowers. Many believe eating honey made from such flowers helps your body deal with the allergens. Also our honey tastes better than store-bought honey.. Try some.. you'll notice the difference immediately.
Benefits of Raw Honey
One of the major benefits of raw honey is that it's nature's own multivitamin. Vitamins such as B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, and even antioxidant-rich vitamin C are found in raw honey. It also contains minerals like magnesium, potassium, calcium, sodium chlorine, sulphur, and phosphate.
Raw honey has antibacterial and antifungal properties that make it an excellent option to treat wounds with — sort of like Neosporin does. And because of its immune-boosting antiviral properties, it traditionally has been used in the treatment of ulcers, diarrhea, bronchitis, and gastrointestinal issues.