KELULUT HONEY

REDEFINED HONEY

Honey as per mentioned in the Holy Quran is uniquely produced by honeybees (Apis sp.) and stingless bees (Meliponini sp.)

“And your Lord inspired the bee, “Take for yourself among the mountains, houses, and among the trees and [in] that which they construct. Then eat from all the fruits and follow the ways of your Lord laid down [for you].” There emerges from their bellies a drink [honey], varying in colors, in which there is healing for people. Indeed, that is a sign for people who think.”

[An-Nahl: 68-69]

BENEFITS

  1. Exhibits tremendous medicinal properties such as antimicrobial, anticarcinogen and antioxidant.
  2. Can be used as prevention of chronic diseases such as cancer, stroke, hypertension and diabetes.
  3. Enhancement in memory and learning.
  4. Potential role of honey in controlling obesity-associated problems.

COMPOSITION OF STINGLESS BEE HONEY INCLUDES

  1. Stingless bee honey marked to contains high unique trehalulose sugar and make it low glycemic index (GI) honey.
  2. Sugars (fructose and glucose) with nearly zero hydroxymethylfurfural (HMF).
  3. Organic acids
  4. Phenolic compounds (eg., phenolic acids and flavonoids)
  5. Proteins
  6. Amino acids (eg., phenylalanine, alanine, tyrosine, valine, acetate and trigonelline)
  7. Enzymes
  8. Vitamins
  9. Minerals

“The polyphenolic content in stingless bee honey is nearly tenfold higher compared to other types of honey”