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Oros Machaira Thyme Honey


Strongly aromatic, Oros Machaira thyme honey is packed with flavour. It is considered to be Cyprus’ best and most expensive honey.

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Thyme honey is a unique and delicious variety of honey that is produced from the nectar of thyme flowers. Thyme honey is dark in colour and has a strong, aromatic flavor that is often described as spicy or earthy. It is often used in Mediterranean cooking and is often paired with cheese, meat and vegetables.

Health benefits

Thyme honey is a natural source of antioxidants, including phenolic acids and flavonoids, which are believed to help protect the body against oxidative stress. It also offers antibacterial and antifungal properties and can help reduce inflammation and improve digestion. Moreover, it is believed that it strengthens the immune system and reduces fatigue.

When is thyme honey made

Thyme honey is usually produced in the summer months and early autumn, when the thyme blossoms, usually from June and July until September.

What does thyme honey taste like

Thyme honey has a sweet and a bit earthy taste. It is not as sweet as other varieties of honey, but it’s still sweet enough to be used in desserts and drinks.

What is the colour of thyme honey

Thyme honey usually has a dark amber colour.

Where to buy from

We recommend ordering online through our website as availability in markets is limited.


100g, 330g bottle, 480g squeeze bottle, 500g jar, 790g jar, 3Kg bottle