Natural sweeteners :


Always sea salt, fine,coarse, semi-coarse. Flower of salt (natural sea salt gathered by hand) with mixtures of Cretan herbs and spices.

Spicy with various spices

Mixed with a non-spicy blend of spices

With natural orange

With natural lemon peel

With thyme and oregano

With a mixture of Cretan herbs

                  Cretan olive oil soap

                   Fresh aloe leaves

   With the fresh aloe leaves you can now incorporate aloe in your daily diet, enjoying its beneficial properties. You can use the jel from aloe vera’s leaf to make your own drinkable aloe juice, which is one of the best food supplements.

You can even prepare your own creams and provide a natural anti-aging shield, on the face and body.


 In our shops you will find a range of pure, natural products of the Cretan land such as natural sweeteners, fresh aloe leaves , natural cosmetics, green soap, carob products etc. Details below ...  

Natural products

Stevia (stevia rebaudiana) is a small herb that was discovered in 1887 in the highlands of Paraguay.
It is 150 to 300 times sweeter than sugar, same as synthetic sweeteners, but with almost zero caloric content. Stevia substitutes sugar for diabetics, while additionally has properties like anti-hypertensive, antibacterial and antioxidant. It is also used as blood glucose regulator, cordial, vulnerary and for skin care.

Sucralose is produced from the sugar, has the taste of sugar, but not the calories of sugar! The sucralose sweetener derived from sugar cane and is ideal for baking. Used instead of sugar in cooking and baking, a healthy diet with fewer calories.

                       Salt substitute

The solution to the problem of hypertension.

With vegetables and herbs.
Rich salty taste with 0% sodium. Ideal for people who cannot consume table salt (common salt).

Contains potassium which helps in taking care of your blood pressure.

                          Maple syrup

Maple syrup is a healthy sweetener, rich in nutrients, with anti-aging properties.

Try it in pastry, with cereals and muesli.

Also in pancakes and donuts instead of honey.

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