Single Varietal Honey
Lucerne Honey is one of the lightest coloured Australian honeys. It has aromas of sweet honey and is mild and delicate with a pleasant grassy flavour. Lucerne Honey is fast to crystallise.
Lucerne (Medicago sativa) is a legume also known as alfalfa. It is perennial plant (continually recurring) and is an important nectar source for bees. The flowers stay open for up to one week and are usually pollinated within the first few days of opening. The colour of the blossom across a paddock changes from a bright blue to a dull, blue grey appearance when pollinated. Flowers Jan-Feb.
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Lucerne is a crop that is grown across Australia for grazing, hay, and silage, as well as a green manure and cover crop. It is also sold as alfalfa sprouts. Tintinara and Bordertown in SA is where most of the lucerne honey is produced.
About Single Varietal Honey
The flavours of single varietal honey reflect a plant source and its unique flowers, pollen and nectar. Our single varietal honeys are a true reflection of nature with each plant species creating distinctly different colours, tastes and textures of honey.
This honey is silky…
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