Serpukhov honey: composition and useful properties of the Far Eastern product

Serpukhov honey: composition and useful properties of the Far Eastern product

Serpukhov honey is a beekeeping product produced in the Far East. In Russia, it is mined in Altai, in the Amur region. Special climatic conditions and highland crops that act as honey plants make this sweet extremely useful. It is used for medicinal purposes, taken orally or applied externally. But in this process, it is necessary to strictly observe the dosage and not neglect the contraindications to the product.

Appearance and composition

Far Eastern sickle honey is obtained from the pollen of a flower called crowned sickle. Alternative names for the honey plant are dope, gourd, or hare's feet. This culture is extremely beneficial for he alth and is widely used in traditional medicine.

But, in addition to this plant, Serpukhov honey is based on the nectars of more than 40 other herbs! Therefore, the product may have an unusual appearance: a yellowish-golden or orange mass often has a greenish tint. The sweet has a pleasant, well-defined aroma and a sharp aftertaste.

Note! Serpukhovy honey is characterized by slow crystallization. The candied process can take up to several months.

Bee products are characterized by a rich chemical composition. Its basis is formed:

  • water - 20%
  • fructose;
  • m altose;
  • sucrose;
  • glucose;
  • phytohormones;
  • galactose;
  • ribose;
  • trehalose;
  • lactose.

Saturated with honey and vitamins and minerals:

  • magnesium;
  • barium;
  • phosphorus;
  • potassium;
  • copper;
  • zinc;
  • B vitamins;
  • selenium.

This list could go on for a very long time. The vitamin composition of sickle honey includes, without exaggeration, all the valuable substances necessary for the full functioning of the body.

Useful properties

The components that make up the formula of Serpukhov honey provide a complex, versatile effect on the body. They contribute:

  • strengthening the immune system, and, if necessary, modulating its activity;
  • eliminate inflammatory processes of different localization;
  • destruction of pathogenic microflora;
  • normalize bowel function;
  • lower blood pressure;
  • prevention of epileptic seizures;
  • prevent or eliminate migraines/headaches;
  • normalization of the urinary system;
  • calming the nervous system;
  • combat insomnia, improve the quality of night sleep.

Honey is also known for its antitumor properties. It is also advisable to use it to stop vomiting and eliminate nausea.


Honey is intended not only for ingestion, but also for external use.

It effectively fights against pathologies of internal organs and skin, the main thing is to choose the right recipe.


Serpukha honey is used for many inflammatory - infectious or non-infectious - pathologies.

It can also be used for cosmetic purposes, making masks for skin, hair or even nails.

But first, about what this forest delicacy treats. With the help of honey you can get rid of:

  • dermatitis;
  • psoriasis;
  • eczema;
  • acne;
  • wounds, cracks, cuts.

External application of honey is indicated for radiculitis, osteochondrosis, rheumatism, arthrosis. Helps the product to cope with muscle pain caused by sports injuries or intense physical exertion.

As for the cosmetic properties of sweets, then funds are prepared from it for:

  • stimulate hair growth;
  • face and body skin tightening;
  • eliminate increased dryness of the epidermis;
  • fight with the section of the ends of the strands;
  • treatment of alopecia areata or total alopecia.

For home beauty treatments, use the product alone or with other ingredients.


Medication with Serpukhov honey is indicated for:

  • peptic ulcer;
  • gastritis;
  • inflammation of the pancreas;
  • heartburn;
  • angina;
  • laryngitis;
  • tracheitis;
  • pharyngitis;
  • tonsillitis;
  • cold;
  • neuroses;
  • oncopathologies;
  • insomnia.

Use the product for the prevention of the above diseases. Taking honey daily also helps prevent kidney stones and anemia.

Cooking recipe

There are several ways to prepare healing products using bee products. Most common recipes:

  • Tea with honey and lemon. Brew ordinary black or green tea, add a slice of lemon along with the zest.Allow the drink to cool slightly, then add 1 teaspoon of honey. Stir the liquid until smooth, then immediately use. This medicine helps to quickly cope with the symptoms of colds and strengthen the immune system.
  • Honey water. It is useful to drink it with pathologies of the digestive tract. It is enough to dissolve 15 milliliters of beekeeping product in 200 milliliters of water. Take this mixture every morning on an empty stomach.
  • Throat diseases. Dissolve 10-15 milliliters of honey in a glass of warm water. Use the resulting medicine to gargle 3-4 times a day.

If it is necessary to prevent the development of diseases of internal organs, it is enough to take the product in moderation with tea or without any edible additives.

Harm and contraindications

The main contraindication to the use of the Far Eastern honey delicacy is the individual intolerance of the components of the product by the human body. With caution, you need to take the sweet mass with any kind of food allergy.

Specialists recommend not including honey in the diet of patients with hay fever and bronchial asthma. Sweet contraindications also include:

  • tuberculosis;
  • emphysema;
  • tuberculosis;
  • valvular heart disease.

Small children, as well as pregnant women and nursing mothers, are not prohibited from using the product. But you can take it only with the permission of a doctor.

Dosage for children and adults

It is unacceptable to use sickle honey in a dose that exceeds the daily allowance. Remember and strictly adhere to it if you want to avoid adverse he alth consequences. So:

  • adults are allowed to eat no more than 20-30 grams of bee products per day;
  • Children can be given 1 teaspoon of sweets a day.

It is not forbidden to consume this kind of honey daily. But with an exacerbation of chronic diseases, it is better to refrain from taking sweets for a while.

Storage conditions

According to GOST, the product can be stored for no more than a year. However, experienced beekeepers note that under all conditions, the shelf life of honey increases. To do this, just place the mass in a glass or wooden container, which must be placed in a cool place.

Storage temperature of sweets should not exceed +5 … +10 °С. It is important that the room is dry, direct sunlight should not be allowed to hit the jar with the medicinal substance. If you follow these rules, the shelf life of the bee product will increase by several months.

Serpukhov honey is a valuable gift of nature, originally from the Far East. It has specific taste properties, but its he alth benefits offset this small drawback. Moreover, in combination with other foods and liquids, it becomes a delicious delicacy that adults and children will enjoy eating.

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