Waitemata UMF 5+ Manuka Honey is produced by the Waitemata Honey Co, which is a family company that has been producing and exporting quality honeys from their own hives for over four decades.
Waitemata UMF 5+ Manuka Honey is also certified by the Unique Manuka Factor Honey Association, and therefore the honey carries the official UMF rating. Only honeys that have been tested in an independent laboratory and found to have the special antibacterial properties associated with manuka honey can carry the UMF label.
Manuka honey has become much sought after throughout the world because of this special activity, which is referred to as its antibacterial activity or non-peroxide activity. One of the special features of this antibacterial activity is that it does not degrade when exposed to heat and light and this is one reason why manuka honey is sometimes referred to as ‘active’.
Manuka honey has been researched extensively and this antibacterial and anti-inflammatory activity has been shown to be effective even against some serious strains of bacteria. The honey is also a source of vitamins and minerals as well as just delicious to eat.
Try Waitemata UMF 5+ Manuka Honey and let your taste buds decide if this is the right manuka honey for you!