With almost two-thousand feet high, Serra da Estrela is the shelter of some peculiar types of mountain species, where we find some of the most remarkable variety of plants and animals, being bees one of them.

The beautiful and colorful hills allow bees to freely go through the long valleys and fly under the glaciers in search of that rich and golden pollen, used to provide a genuine flavor on every of our honey jars.

Honey is the only kind of sweet food that contains proteins and mineral salts, as magnesium and potassium, which means that, is full of countless benefits for our health like the strengthening of our immune system; it facilitates the digestive process and it also contribute to the proper functioning of the intestine.

Evidences shows that honey consume goes back to the time of pre-history and Greek mythology where it was considered the nectar of the Gods.