When was Honey First Used?

Honey is one of the most amazing products found in nature. It has been used since very ancient times, since it was practically the only way early man could get sugar. It was used by the ancients as a medicine, to make a beverage called “mead”, and in a mixture with wine and other alcoholic drinks.

In Egypt, it was used as an embalming material for the mummies. In ancient India, it was used to preserve fruit and in the banking of cakes and the other foods. Honey is mentioned in the Bible, in the Koran, and in the writings of many ancient Greeks.

So you see,  its use goes far back in history. There are hundred of ways in which honey is used today. It gives to athletes as a source of energy. Honey has antiseptic properties and has been used in healing wounds and cuts. It has been used in hand lotions, in cigarettes, in antifreeze, and even as the center for golf balls?

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