Very aromatic and intense, this Greek treasure, usually sold in small decorative jars, is a worldwide favorite. Whoever said, “If olive oil is the lifeline of Greece, then honey is the soul.” was talking about this honey. Strong, herbal with resinous, savory flavors it has a distinctively fresh feel. Overall, there’s a distinct hint of the herb.
Apiary Location: Lavrion, Sounio South-East Attica
Floral Source: Thymus capitatus
Pairing: Thyme honey drizzled over thick, creamy Greek yogurt is a timeless pairing. Traditional Greek offerings are pasteli (sesame seeds bars), baklava, and roasted feta drizzled with thyme honey.