Miel de Monte is based in El Sauzalito, a small Native
American community of a tribe called the Wichi. The town is far away from
all sources of pollution (more than 500km) from the next bigger city,
El Gran Chaco
A place without contamination, where the sky is clear and the
sun shines brightly. It is a place where the natives, ancient inhabitants of the
region, live in harmony with nature.
A place where a great variety of native species and exuberant
vegetation live, watered by important rivers born in the Andes.
Here, in the heart of the "Impenetrable" or "Monte" (as the
area and its flora are called locally) we produce honey, exclusively based on
the nectar of flowers and trees of the Monte. One of the most important sources
for our honey is the "Palo Santo", or "Sacred Stick", a sacred tree of the