As the world’s most researched honey, Manuka honey is not only twice as sweet as regular table sugar, it is also packed full of natural energy and has medicinal properties to help you supercharge your desserts, drinks and treats.
Read on to discover five reasons why Capilano Active Manuka honey is worthy of its superfood status and can help nourish your loved ones this season!
1. It’s twice as sweet!
Manuka honey is twice as sweet as regular table sugar, so you need less in your desserts and drinks -it’s an easy way to make a smarter switch and reduce your overall sugar intake!
2. Buzzing with minerals and trace elements
Humans have used honey for its health and healing properties for thousands of years. Honey naturally contains vitamins and minerals including B vitamins, calcium, iron, magnesium, potassium and zinc. It also contains antioxidants such as polyphenols, as well as enzymes and amino acids. What a wonderful way to nourish your body, naturally!
3. Proven antimicrobial properties!
Active Manuka honey is prized for its unique antimicrobial properties, which means that it can kill bacteria and other microbes that can cause nasty infections and disease. Active Manuka honey contains a heightened stable form of natural antibacterial activity, which comes from the naturally occurring chemical, Methylglyoxal. This natural chemical is only found in Manuka honey. One of the most amazing things about the antibacterial activity of Manuka honey is that although bacteria that cause serious infections can develop resistance to our modern antibiotics (which is how they become superbugs), they cannot develop resistance to the activity of Manuka.
4. Wonderful wound healing
Humans have used honey for its healing properties for thousands of years, and today scientific studies have shown that Active Manuka honey is powerful and natural way to support wound healing when used topically.
5. Deliciously versatile!
Last but certainly not least, this wonder of nature is incredibly versatile in your recipes! Capilano Active Manuka honey pairs beautifully with flavours such as roasted nuts, milk, cinnamon or even fruits such as figs, oranges and dates.
So, there you have it – so many reasons to try Capilano Active Manuka Honey this Ramadan. It truly is the secret ingredient to good health, in the sweetest way possible!