Watson & Son Certified MGS 15+ Manuka Honey is harvested from some of the most remote and pristine regions of New Zealand, from the flowers of the New Zealand native Manuka Tree.
Watson & Son MGS 15+ Manuka Honey is guaranteed to contain methylglyoxal; at least 500 mg/ kg.
MGS™ or Molan Gold Standard™ is a trademark of Watson & Son New Zealand Ltd and is currently only used on Watson & Son branded products as a measurement of the grade of Manuka Honey.
100% Manuka Honey
Enjoy as a spread or straight off the spoon.
For preferred honey consistency, warm to soften or refrigerate to firm. Store upright at room temperature.
Not suitable for children under one year of age.
Watson & Son
This company was founded by the Watson family in Wairarapa and is now owned by Ngai Tahu who are the main Maori iwi of New Zealand’s South Island. Watson & Son is now a well-recognised and coveted global brand, known for the purity and high quality of its Manuka Honey.
Respect is fostered throughout all aspects of Watson & Son’s business, from their relationships with the land and environment through to the people involved. Their beehive sites are hand chosen from the some of the most remote and untouched areas in New Zealand where the indigenous Manuka trees are abundant. Respectful and ethical harvesting practices along with minimal processing and intervention ensures their Manuka Honey is authentic and a premium quality.
Manuka Honey is graded and certified through independent laboratory testing to ensure it meets the stringent standards required for New Zealand honey. Watson & Son use the MGO (Methylgloxal) and their own MGS (Molan Gold Standard) measurement standards in their Manuka Honey grading - both recognise the unique levels of MGO in each jar of their product, so you can buy with confidence knowing that the readings are accurate.
We deliver globally via DHL Express. In most cases orders arrive within 3-5 days anywhere in the world. We ship within 1-3 business days from the time your order is placed. You will be contacted should delays occur.
Shipping charges differ by weight and country. For indicative rates, please check our shipping policy or look up exact rates during checkout.
Our ultra premium & luxury honeys come with complimentary express shipping and orders including those items are Shipped Free around the world. Eligible products are marked.
NEW ZEALAND DELIVERY
FREE delivery within New Zealand on all orders over NZD $100. For orders under this amount, postage is just $8.90.
If you have any questions regarding shipping please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone New Zealand +64 9 447 1556
UMF / MGO
UMF and MGO Ratings
All pure monofloral Manuka Honeys come in varying degrees of strength. Different brands use different grading systems to highlight the strength or bioactivity. UMF and MGO are the most commonly used grading systems and the most trusted.
MGO (Methylgloxal) is one of the chemical markers found in Manuka Honey
As part of the quality process, independent testing measures four key signature markers - MGO, Leptosperin, HMF and DHA