In Sardegna – Discovering Corbezzolo Honey

During a recent call with Luigi Manias in the hills of Sardegna we were very surprised when we heard a cheery American voice on the other line. Lindsey is a wonderful young woman who works full time in TV in Massachusetts. How does she spend her vacations? Volunteering with WWOOF! Specifically traveling to Sardegna¬†and helping…

Asphodel Honey by Luigi Manias from Sardegna

Luigi Manias keeps his bees in Mount Arci National Preserve. The richness of the flora is well reflected in the qualities of production of Asphodel Honey. Asphodel is a herbaceous bush producing flowers that resemble lillies. The honey has a warm amber color. To the nose, an herbaceous base which develops in a wide gamma…

Cardoon Honey – It is on and only on June 24th

Cardoon honey is the most typical Sardinian honey. It comes from Cardoon, as the name says. Sardinia boasts more than 300 varieties of cardoon, but Sardinian cardoon honey is mostly harvested from the “galactite tomentosa” variety, or White Thorn, of which vast fields surround the sides of Mount Arci’s Natural Park, where Luigi Manias’ bees…

Most Prized Italian Honeys – from Sardegna

Luigi Manias is considered the number ONE authority in everything Bees and Honeys even by his peers in Italy. He also writes books and gives lectures. He was even recently consulted by local authorities and carried out a bee-honey experiment to determine the suitability of a certain farm area in Sardegna. Watch here, where Luigi…