IT'S OUR BIRTHDAY - USE CODE PURITIBIRTHDAY20 AT CHECKOUT FOR 20% OFF ALL FULL-PRICED ITEMS

0

Your Cart is Empty

What Does Mānuka Honey Taste Like?

June 28, 2022 3 min read

What Does Mānuka Honey Taste Like?

You may have seen the decadent imagery of golden Mānuka honey coming out of a jar, but just how good is it really? More often than not, when buyers purchase a jar of pure monofloral Mānuka honey, they’re usually back for more. It doesn’t matter if you're spreading the Mānuka honey on toast, mixing it in with your tea or just eating it by the spoonful, this 100% pure New Zealand natural gold will deliver an unbeatable taste. 


Sit back and relax as we go through the several different sensations that come with Mānuka honey. This article will delve into the taste, texture, colour and aroma of uniquely native honey that has earned fans worldwide. 


What Is The Taste of Mānuka Honey? 

A genuinely unbeatable taste, fans of Mānuka honey would argue that the flavour is the key that draws them back every time. Known for a unique medium sweetness, this masterfully crafted honey arrives at the tongue, delivering nutty notes and a pleasantly bitter aftertaste. While more conventional honey, like clover, is far sweeter, Mānuka honey delivers a pleasant treat that doesn’t overwhelm. 

If you prefer a more subtle taste, add a small teaspoon of honey to your tea or coffee. Mānuka honey does not have to be ingested via teaspoon alone - it’s also a versatile ingredient that can be applied to breakfast, lunch, dinner or dessert. 


What Is The Texture of Mānuka Honey?

You may think that flavour is the only thing that matters with food. This isn’t always the case; some foods can taste pleasant but have a texture that may make you uncomfortable - like oysters. Fear not; Mānuka honey delivers with both flavour and texture. The decadent flavour of Mānuka honey comes as a viscous, gel-like substance that feels like velvet on the tongue. 

Not only does that Mānuka honey effortlessly spread across the tastebuds, but it also goes down just as well. You may have heard that honey can help soothe sore throats; Mānuka honey is no different. Soothing the throat is just one of the fantastic benefits of enjoying some of New Zealand’s finest. 


What Is The Colour of Mānuka Honey? 

The colour of Mānuka honey is very interesting as it does depend on a few factors. Firstly, compared to conventional honey, Mānuka honey is noted for its amber colour compared to the typical transparent gold-like colour of clover. Notable for its unique opacity, monofloral and multifloral Mānuka honey is far less transparent than even some other native honey like Acacia honey. 

Additionally, the UMF™ level may also see changes in colour depending on how the level goes. For example, an entry-level UMF™ 5+ Mānuka Honey will be lighter than a UMF™ 28+ Mānuka Honey. This will likely be because of the higher concentration of Mānuka nectar, but you will find the amber colour becomes richer and darker with increased UMF™ grades. 


What Is The Aroma of Mānuka Honey?  

It’s not uncommon for exceedingly sweet items to give off a sickly aroma that may be off-putting. Nevertheless, no such thing occurs thanks to the earthy nature of pure monofloral Mānuka honey. Instead, catching a waft of Mānuka honey will treat your nose to a very natural smell that is both loamy and natural. 

Expect a mouth-watering experience when you smell Mānuka honey from the jar. As a person who may have tasted Mānuka honey before, your tastebuds will be well aware of what to expect from this dreamy and decadent treat. 


PURITI Can Provide You With 100% Pure New Zealand Mānuka Honey

At PURITI, we provide sensational, creamy and untouched UMF™-certified x honey that exceeds all requirements to guarantee purity and potency. Each Mānuka honey product that we sell exceeds the minimum required leptosperin and MGO concentrations set by UMF™HA. As a result, consumers can buy from PURITI confidently, knowing that we are only selling 100% genuine New Zealand Mānuka honey.


PURITI also includes 11 separate anti-counterfeit measures within our packaging - we provide absolute quality assurance to our customers. As a sacred product of New Zealand, we want to ensure customers receive the best level of quality that PURITI can offer.  


If you’re looking to buy high-quality, genuine New Zealand Mānuka honey online, the great selection of items at PURITI will be the perfect place to browse an extensive range of premium products. 


Buy our Mānuka honey online for all your wellness needs.



Also in The Hive

PURITI Wins Multiple Awards at the 2022 London Honey Awards
PURITI Wins Multiple Awards at the 2022 London Honey Awards

August 01, 2022 2 min read 0 Comments

PURITI is excited to announce that we have won five prestigious awards at the 2022 London Honey Awards. Our luxurious 100% pure New Zealand Mānuka honey won several accolades at this year's distinguished international honey competition. 
Read More
Using Mānuka Honey As A Natural Sweetener
Using Mānuka Honey As A Natural Sweetener

July 26, 2022 3 min read 0 Comments

This article will be your go-to guide in understanding how to use Mānuka honey as a natural sweetener. From understanding the flavour profile of pure Mānuka honey to enjoying the diverse uses of this perfect ingredient, you’ll leave this blog ready and excited to explore the world of New Zealand’s best natural sweetener. 
Read More
Is Mānuka Honey Worth The Hype?
Is Mānuka Honey Worth The Hype?

July 14, 2022 3 min read 0 Comments

Throughout this article, you’ll become more familiar with how extensively Mānuka honey can be used in your everyday life. PURITI is no stranger to delivering some of the finest Mānuka honey on the market.
Read More