Bulgarian Bee Pollen

Mateev SC produces bee pollen from its own hives in ecological areas.

Flower bee pollen consists of plant male gamete cells necessary for pollination. In order to collect a teaspoonful of pollen, a bee has to work eight hours a day for a month. Bee pollen is the food of young bees and is considered one of the most wholesome food products in nature. It contains amino acids, fatty acids, enzymes, co-enzymes, fats. It also has a high content of the B complex, vitamins C, D, E, as well as folic acid and rutin (vitamin P). Bee pollen is rich in minerals: calcium, phosphorus, potassium, iron, copper, iodine, zinc, sulfur, sodium, chlorine, magnesium, manganese, molybdenum, selenium, boron, silicon dioxide and titanium. It contains 50% more protein than beef, but with a lower fat content.

Specialized driers and winnowers are used for its preparation and storage. The end product is stored in an environment with strictly controlled temperature and humidity in refrigeration cabinets.