Awarded Bronze Medal 2016 and Gold Medal 2017 in Portugal in Organic Heather category
Aroma: strong Sweet taste
Texture: fine, regular crystallization.
Heather honey from Mel Santa Maria is produced in Barroso region, more specifically, in the municipality of Montalegre. This flowering is above 800 meters of altitude where heather predominates (Erica arborea) and queiró (Erica umbellata), as well as the oak (Quercus faginea). Heather honey has a dark color, with a strong and intense palate, deepening its odor.