- TASTE AND AROMA
Its taste is from very sweet, sweet, neutral to bitter, very bitter depending on its botanical origin. Its color is mainly yellow, orange, while we will find it in almost all shades from white to black.
- COLLECTION AND STORAGE
Συλλέγεται με γυρεοπαγίδες που τοποθετούνται μπροστά από την είσοδο της κυψέλης κυρίως τις ημέρες της άνοιξης. Κατόπιν αφού καθαριστεί αποθηκεύεται όπου και συντηρείται για μεγάλο χρονικό διάστημα(2-3 χρόνια) στην κατάψυξη χωρίς να επηρεαστεί η διατροφική της αξία.
It is collected with pollen traps that are placed in front of the entrance of the hive, mainly on spring days. Then, after being cleaned, it is stored for a long time (2-3 years) in the freezer without affecting its nutritional value.
An amount of 35gr of pollen (1 tablespoon) contains 45 calories and is enough to meet the body’s daily need for protein.
Adults: 3 tablespoons daily
Athletes: 3-6 tablespoons daily
Children: 1-2 teaspoons daily
Men use it as a supplement to their diet. Pollen also works deeply with beneficial effects in many cases for our body. Its consumption has been shown to help improve memory, stabilize blood pressure, increase the rate of ethanol metabolism, sexual activity, treat prostatitis and improve diuretic action. It also improves appetite, metabolism, physical and mental function, while fighting general weakness and weakening of the body.