What You Need to Know

Because all of our bird’s nest is processed with purified water only, it contains no chemical and preservatives. It is natural that white spots and mold to appear. Soaking the bird’s nest before cooking will remove them.

Bird’s nests that are processed using chemical known as Hydrogen Peroxide (H2O2) will appear to be very white. This chemical acts as whitener and preservative to prevent mold. Avoid buying these bird’s nest. Natural bird’s nest, such as ours, has ivory and a little bit of yellowish color to the white.



History of Bird Nest

In ancient times, the genuine bird nest could only be consumed by the privilege few, such as the emperor of China, due to its rarity and expensive price. However, over time swallow’s nest have become widely consumed by people of any age or importance. Bird nest has many positive effects on people’s health.

The bird nest has a long history dating back to the ancient Ming Dynasty of being able to cure or prevent variety of diseases. It is widely believed by many physicians throughout the world to help regulate the function of endocrine system as well as other bodily functions. It has been also considered to be able to slow down the aging process, in other words, a rejuvenating agent. Bird nest also acts as a demulcent to the lungs and has been used to relieve phlegm and cough. Traditionally, Chinese ladies consume the bird’s nest to obtain their translucent complexion, all the more so if they are expecting. The fine complexion and health of the baby is credited to this wonderful delicacy. As for the elderly, it is taken as an elixir tonic to promote longevity and wellness of health.




White, Yellow and Red Bird’s Nest

THE SWALLOW NEST bird’s nests come in various shapes and colors depending on the place and when they are harvested. Our company process and supplies high quality white, yellow and red bird’s nest which may come in full cup or triangle shapes. Our yellow and red bird’s nest are 100% natural with no color added. Yellow and red bird’s nests occur when the air moisture is high and the bird’s nests are left exposed to ammonia, which comes from the bird’s waste, for certain period of time. From white will turn to yellow and the older the bird’s nest the darker the color. Compare to white bird’s nests, which are harvested in 3 months after they are made, the yellow and red bird’s nests take longer than six months until they are ready to be harvested. That’s why yellow and red bird’s nest are priced higher and harder to get.

印尼帝皇牌燕窩公司的燕窩,是以燕窩的地點和收穫時各種形狀和顏色來分級。我們提供高質量的白色,黃色和紅色燕窩,可能會承滿杯或三角形狀。我們的黃色和紅色燕窩是100%純天然的,沒有顏色補充。當空氣中的水分偏高, 燕窩暴露在外面的氨氣,黃色和紅色的燕窩就會形成。從白色會變成黃色和舊的燕窩顏色越深。比較白燕窩是在3個月後收穫的,黃色和紅色的燕窩超過六個月才準備收割。這就是為什麼有黃色和紅色的燕窩的價格更高,更難獲得。