Our honey infused with five spice is a reference to China, where it originates. With dominants the sweet and hot notes of cinnamon, anise and clove, the roots of this blend are lost in the mists of history. But it is said, that was created by the Chinese, in their attempt to make a miraculous powder, which combines the five elements (earth, wood, fire, metal, water) and the five flavors (sour, bitter, sweet, salty, spicy).
According to traditional Chinese medicine, these five flavor’s components are necessary for the nourishment of our inner organs.
Antioxidant, antibacterial, antiviral and antiseptic are some of the properties of these natural ingredients.
Packaging: 260 g
Use Melefsis five spice honey like sauce, glaze or in a marinade. Pairs with:
duck, chicken, pork, lamb, beef
fried rice, noodles
fruit salads, pineapple, mango
loukoumades, cakes, cookies, pancakes, yogurt, ice cream
almonds, pistachios, chick peas