Honey is big business. With jars of Manuka and Yemeni Sidr honey selling in the UK for £100 a jar, it is not surprising that international honey laundering networks would seek to profit from honey. How to spot fake honey...
Most processed honey sold globally is cheap honey imported from China. Chinese honey has a dark history of being contaminated with banned antibiotics that can be fatal to humans.
Our honeys are delicious enough to be eaten on their own by the spoonful, but here are still six ways to incorporate this natural sweetener into your diet in place of refined sugar.
Here are six quick things that you can check before you buy honey to make it more likely that the honey is not contaminated with harmful chemicals.