Romania has a long history of production and use of bee products, dating back to the ancient Thracian period (1 Millenium Bc). The most popular bee products often used in prophylactics and treatments for numerous diseases are honey. In this mini-review we outline the most important results published till now with respect to the health promoting potential of Bulgarian Acacia honey.
WHAT IS ACACIA HONEY
This is a very mild tasting tree blossom honey. It has one of the lightest tastes in the world of honey, it is a little like a soft silky and cream taste . This comes from bees feeding on the Acacia blossoms on the Bulgarian Acacia trees. It has a very low glucose content so tends to always be in a runny state, the tree has been well known throughout history as a source of medicine by the African tribes, Greeks, Romans and European settlers.