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Nature’s medicine and the nectar of the Gods

Nature’s medicine and the nectar of the Gods

We have all tasted honey, and if you are somewhat of an enthusiast, you’ll know that there are almost as many varietals of honey as there are stars in the galaxy. That’s because honey is the veritable smorgasbord of the natural food world- it is the labour of love of thousands of African bees and flowers resulting in the sticky, amber liquid with its own flavour profile. That is to say, honey only tastes the way it tastes because of the pollen collected from the flowers and blossoms nearby.

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Have you ever thought about where your coffee comes from?

Have you ever thought about where your coffee comes from?

Many of us enjoy a cup, or more of coffee every day. Tall and milky, short and strong, Lungo, Espresso, Latte- there are so many ways to drink it and almost endless options to suit the drinker’s preference. However, many of us don’t give much thought to the journey coffee has made since it’s discovery to where it is today and the extraordinary lengths people will go to, to get the perfect cup.

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