When we talk about jamun honey people confused it with honey added with jamun fruit or honey with jamun flavour.
It is not the case with Bharat’s jamun honey. Bharat’s jamun honey is 100% natural, raw honey. Nothing is added externally.
Bharat Honey takes a lot of effort to procure completely raw and pure jamun honey. It is collected from the areas rich in jamun plantation.
During the flowering season, Bharat honey’s team travel to those areas and procure it directly from the source. It is hygienically harvested and handed well to maintain its rawness.
Unlike other commercial honey, we do not heat and ultra-filter it.
The rawness of Bharat’s Jamun honey is evident from the original jambul aroma and presence of abundant bee pollen.
Characteristic features of jamun honey :
Jamun honey is dark in colour, slightly bitter or less sweet in taste and has a strong aroma of jamun. Jamun honey is turbid because of the abundant bee pollen especially if it is extracted from the rock bee honeycomb.
Its aroma is so strong that anyone can identify it by just smelling.
About Jamun flowers:
Jamun tree has small white fragrant flowers. They are present in clusters, at the tip of the stem. Jamun flowers are rich in nectar and pollen. Flowering season in northern India is during May and June month. During these months most of the other flowers have ceased to bloom.
Long flowering season and richness of nectar in flowers is a treat for honey bees.
Which honey bee collects jamun nectar?
As observed by Bharat honey’s team. Apis Dorsata the wild honey bees are good at collecting jamun flowers nectar. That is why most of the jamun honey collected by Bharat honey’s team is from wild bees.
It is harvested hygienically by squeezing honeycomb.
Most of the Jambul honey in India comes from Apis Dorsata or rock bees.
Other honey bees like Apis Mellifera (domesticated honey bee), Apis Florea and Apis Cerena Indica also work well when the atmosphere is favourable.
How to confirm the authenticity of Jamun honey?
Pollen test :
The authenticity of any monofloral honey can be confirmed by observing the bee pollen ratio under the microscope.
According to fssai if 50% source of nectar is from a single type of flower, then that honey can be given the name of that flower.
Bharat’s jamun honey may have more than 70% of jamun nectar and pollen.
Sensory analysis :
Jamun honey has unique organoleptic property. Its aroma and after taste is unique. This property cannot be duplicated artificially that's why organoleptic is the critical test to confirm the authenticity. Hence the taste, after taste and aroma of Bharat’s Jamun honey, is the best evidence of its genuineness.
About the Jamun tree?
Jamun, jambul or Syzygium Cumini tree is 50-100 feet tall evergreen tropical tree which is native to the Indian subcontinent. Many hybrid varieties are less taller.
By discovering jamun fruit’s benefits for diabetic patients, Doctors are advising jamun fruits for diabetic patients. Jamun fruit is sweet, acrid, sour in taste. Jamun fruit is also suitable for diarrhoea symptom. It is also astringent and diuretics.
Even the seeds are extensively used in the preparation of many anti-diabetic herbal medicines. Leaves are oblong and have turpentine smell. They are used in the manufacturing of soaps. Wood is water & termite resistant. The bark has 8-19% of tannin hence used in dye industries.
Health benefits of jamun honey:
Like any other Raw honey, Jamun honey is highly beneficial for health. It has antioxidants, amino acids, vitamins, minerals and many essential micronutrients which are extremely healthy for our body.
Routine use of raw honey is part of your healthy lifestyle.
It rejuvenates the whole body. It is good for the skin, can be used to relieve cough. Its antioxidants prevent many diseases
relive cough cold and sore throat
It calms your mind and has a sedative effect. It will give you sound sleep.
Helpful in the treatment of allergies.
It has antifungal and antibacterial properties. Helps heal skin infections.
For burns, raw honey is better than any antiseptics. ( proven scientifically)
Good for teeth and gums. (the only sweet which prevents cavities- because it is acidic and has an antibacterial effect)
Improves digestive system. Unlike other sweets which harm the stomach lining. Raw honey soothes the stomach lining and improves digestion.
Honey for weight loss: Raw honey is famous for its positive effects during weight loss. Raw honey not only suppress hunger. It also gives you instant energy when you are dieting.
Raw honey can prevent cancer because of the presence of antioxidants.
Jamun honey For Diabetic patients:
Use of honey in diabetic patients is usually not accepted by modern medicine. But few recent pieces of researches are acknowledging its usefulness in type 2 diabetes.
The fact :
Honey starts as nectar in flowers, collected by honey bees, after adding enzymes and coenzymes, store it in honeycombs. It has many micronutrients like antioxidants, vitamins, minerals, flavonoids etc.
Most of the commercial honey is heavily heated, which robs all the nutritive value of honey and making it just another sweetener like sugar.
Whereas raw honey like Bharat’s Jamun honey has all these micronutrients.
What studies say?
There are studies which have proven that Raw honey has a low glycemic index and can lower the fasting “serum glucose” and increases fasting ‘c’ peptides. Making it a recommended food for type ‘2’ diabetes mellitus.
Jambul fruit and its seeds are already used in the treatment of diabetes mellitus. Raw jamun honey can be a delicious addition to a diabetic diet.
Method of use :
Bharat’s jamun honey is the best replacement of white sugar for diabetic people. However, seeking advice from a doctor is always suggested.
Sweeten the tea with jamun honey
Take a spoon after each meal
Mix one spoon in a glass of water and drink whenever you need energy
Making it simple, If 2spoon sugar is allowed, then you can eat up to 6 spoon jamun honey. Routine consumption of Jamun Honey can help prevent body complications like weakness and pains.
An ancient remedy:
Mix honey with powders of cinnamon, fenugreek and Ashwagandha, It is very helpful for diabetic patients. It reduces pain and weaknesses significantly. (Available at amazon.in by name Bharat’s Dibo-prash)
In other words, Bharat’s jamun honey is a sweet blessing for diabetic patients.
So, what are you waiting for? Buy the finest quality and exceptionally beneficial Bharat Jamun Honey and switch to a good, healthy life.