Statistics About The Most Expensive Honey

The most expensive honey in the world, known as Elvish honeydew, can cost up to $5,000 per pound due to its rarity and unique flavor profile.

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"Only 18 kilograms of Elvish honey are produced annually."

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"Manuka honey, also among the priciest, can cost up to $1000 per gram."

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"Sidr honey, one of the most expensive types, fetches up to $200 per kg."

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"To date, some jars of Manuka honey have sold for as much as $2,000."

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"Elvish honey is harvested from a cave 2,500 feet below the Saricayir Dagi mountain in Turkey."

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"Manuka honey's price is largely due to its perceived health benefits, like healing wounds and sore throats."

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"Elvish honey is so rare that it's even sold in gold-plated jars."

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"The global luxury honey market reached a value of $1.9 Billion in 2020."

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"The luxury honey market is projected to reach $3.4 Billion by 2025."

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"Honey collectors for Elvish honey need to be lowered by rope into the cave where the bees live."

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"The term "active" in Manuka honey refers to its antibacterial activity level, a factor that contributes to its high price."

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"Sidr honey comes from the nectar of the Sidr tree, a tree praised in religious texts, which contributes to the honey's high price."

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"Italy's Ulmo honey can command prices of around $50 for a 500g jar."

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"Leatherwood honey, as one of the more expensive varieties, goes for $23 per pound."

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"Pearly Malts' Acacia Honey Truffles, a luxury brand, sells for $180 per package."

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"Honey is also an expensive commodity in cosmetics, with Guerlain's Abeille Royale Youth Watery Oil, a honey and royal jelly facial oil, priced at $130 for 50 ml."

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