Since prehistoric times, humans have savored the unique flavor of honey. 8,000-year-old cave paintings are the earliest evidence that people have sought after honey’s luscious taste for time immemorial. Throughout millennia, societies worldwide have consistently held honey in the highest regard, incorporating it into all manner of cultural traditions. Inspired by the same properties that captivated the ancients, Meli’s founder, Alberic Florizoone, started what would become one of Europe’s largest family-owned honey companies over 90 years ago. The Meli brand is now a household name for those drawn to nature’s most prized indulgence.
One of the biggest health trends of recent years has been the rise of functional foods. As the latest iteration of the healthy eating trend, functional foods promise to deliver targeted benefits based on the specific nutrients they contain. Func Food Group Oyj in Finland ranks among the leading players in its home market and Sweden, and is beginning to target the rest of Europe with its portfolio of food supplements, superfoods and sports nutrition products.
They say you eat with your eyes. Well, thanks to La Cornue’s range of oven solutions for your home, you are able to cook with them too. France’s love affair with food is famous the world over and this passion for meal-time excellence has led to some fabulous creations on dinner tables around the globe. It also led to Albert Dupuy designing the first vaulted gas ovens back in 1908 and, 50 years ago, his son setting out on a mission to create the most beautiful oven ranges there are. Today, La Cornue is finding creative ways to provide masterpieces in your kitchen; so you can do exactly the same.
Liquorice sweets have an unmistakeable colour, taste and texture. Flavoured with the extract of the roots of the liquorice plant, liquorice is enjoyed in many different forms around the world. In the Finnish market, the best liquorice sweets are made by Makulaku Confectionary Ltd. The company’s organic and vegan Happy Reindeer liquorice sweets also find favour among sweet-toothed customers around the world.
In this issue: Brouwerij Anders! NV – Pushing the boundaries of Belgian craft beer / Mozart Distillerie Gmbh – Your chocolate moment / Gloria Maris Groupe – Breeding healthy and high-quality fish / Caseificio Longo Srl – The artisan cheese company / Fromagerie Biologique de Vielsalm – Pure nature, pure taste
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