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Sidr Honey of Yemen
About Yemen and its Honey (old)
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In Yemen, beekeeping is their livelihood. It is deep-rooted throughout history with a very old and rich tradition. Bee keeping is an activity which has come down through time like an inheritance.
Connoisseurs are able to distinguish between a Yemeni honey and one imported from abroad, as well as recognizing its regional origin from its aroma, colour and taste.
The degree of the humidity and consequent viscosity are of great importance in the valuation of honey. Honey has become the Yemeni's heritage and one of the most precious gifts that are presented to Sheikhs, ministers or well-known social personalities.