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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Likbez: A Sweet Selection

For MTA vendor at the honey fair last week, displaying a range of honey varieties.
Some of the many varieties of honey you may find at Tsaritsyno:

Kamenny honey is a wild variety that bees produce in mountain hives. It is very rare and has the taste of wildflowers. The honeycomb has very little wax.

Koriandrovy honey is made from coriander. It has a very strong aroma and a distinct caramel taste.

Lipovy honey is a light amber variety that comes from the linden tree. It has a strong aroma and a widely appealing taste. It is highly recommended for sore throats.

Lopukhny honey comes from the burdock plant. It has a dark olive tint, a strong, distinct smell, and is very viscous.

Ryabinovy honey comes from the mountain ash tree. It is a reddish color and has a very strong aroma, a delicious, sweet taste and plenty of vitamin C.

Vasilkovy honey, one of Russia's many dark honeys, is made from cornflowers. This honey is greenish-yellow and has a sweet, delicate aroma that is reminiscent of almond. It has a slightly bitter taste.

Yablonevy honey is made from the flowers of apple trees. It has a very light color and a delicate aroma.

Yezhevichny honey is blackberry honey. It is a clear honey with a very delicate flavor and aroma. It is especially good for those suffering from a respiratory illness.