Virtual Conference
Food Science 2022

Maryam Mohammed Al-Ghazali

Sultan Qaboos University, Oman

Title: The Difference between Omani Sommer Honey and Omani Sider Honey in quality


Honey is a natural product that have been available in holly Quran . Honey is the natural sweet substance, produced by honeybees from the nectar of plants or from secretions of living parts of plants, or excretions of plant-sucking insects on the living parts of plants, which the bees collect. honey samples were collected named us Sider and Sommer , total 3 samples was collected, each one, sensory and chemical test have been done with pollen test. Result showed that Omani Sider honey is more fruity than Omani Sommer honey, whereas Sommer honey is sugarless and more acidic than Sider. Moreover, Sommer honey rich in antioxidant and it has dark color than sider .The morphology of pollen for Sommer is totally different than sider honey.


Maryam has completed her Master Degree at the age of 26 years from Sultan Qaboos University, Oman. she is the head of Microbiology lab at Al Joudah Food Tech Lab, Oman. she has over 4publications that have been cited over 2000 times, she has been participated in many conference, journal and others workshop.