Raw honey is prized for it's health benefits. Because it is not filtered or heated so the honey stay it's honey goodness. It also means that little bit of beeswax, pollen, and propolis are left in the honey. Each by-product of the honey bee hive has it's own health benefits, making raw honey super awesome. Because of the extra bits and bobs raw honey does naturally crystalize, but don't fret! The thick and creamy honey is easier to scoop and spread.