What Is the Difference Between Mead and Hard Cider?

When you’re out at your local craft beer bar, you might find yourself in a situation with a list of unfamiliar beverage options. From IPA to Tripel, you might be good to go on the beer front, but there...

Who drinks Mead?

by BiscuitBoy 4 years ago

Seems to be a hot thing with the prepper kooks. Whats it taste like? Overly sweet? Does it need a fruit background to be palatable?

How much food for pre- and post-concert cocktails?

by Isolda 5 years ago

So my husband built a harpsichord and we have invited a professional musician to play it at our home. We're having 30-35 people. The cocktail hour begins at 7, and the concert around 7:45. After th...

Rhubarb mead

by OhZenobia 7 years ago

A group of friends and I have the opportunity to borrow some brewing equipment and plan to make mead, which we've never done before. I have been tasked with finding a recipe. A call to the local ...

Looking for mead...

by trombasteve 12 years ago

Hello all, I've been looking high and low for a place to try mead in Toronto, and I haven't found anything yet. (The LCBO isn't carrying any right now.) Anyone have any suggestions for places wh...

Ideas for using mead in cooking?

by vjb 9 years ago

Hello, My brother-in-law makes his own mead and has given us a bottle. But neither of us drinks. We DO use spirits in cooking, though. Does anyone have any ideas about how to use up mead in cook...

???Looking for Moniack Mead In Canada?????!!! Please..... :-(

by stunt101 11 years ago

I have been searching hi and low for Moniack Mead here in Vancouver, Ontario, Quebec and can't seam to find anything at all! :-( Anyone knows where I could find this Scottish Honey Mead, I made t...

Mead recommendation

by tomjb27 10 years ago

Hi, I am looking to buy a bottle of mead for a holiday gift. Can someone recommend a good bottle that has reasonable availability (I am in the Boston area)? Thanks

Where to find kosher mead?

by DajOy 12 years ago

sweet kosher honeywine MEAD?? I thought i found some, but then it looks like its only dry mead. Any suggestions? Stores in NY or online? Also i tried asking the local kosher wine store and she was ...

Homemade Dandelion Wine or Mead?

by natewrites 11 years ago

Has anyone ever made either? I'm looking to get started and would love some tips and advice. The stuff on the internet is fairly vague.

Trying to find Viking's Blod mead

by Mutch2Do 11 years ago

Does anybody know where I can get my hands on a bottle (or two) of Viking's Blod mead? I've been searching for this elusive nectar for months but can't find a local Distributor. If someone is fam...

Macadamia Nut Honey Sparkling Mead: Wow!

by BigWoodenSpoon 11 years ago

Gordon Hull at Heidrun Meadery has done it again. Another unusually delicious delight on the palate. This one is dry, mouth filling, nutty with some oiliness & yeasty notes and soft light honey on ...

Where can I get mead in Montreal?

by Tiny Iota 12 years ago

I picked up some really nice Maine Mead Works Honeymaker mead last weekend in Maine but I'd like to try some Polish, etc mead. Where can I get some in Montreal?

Ethiopian mead (fermented honey)?

Hershey Bomar
by Hershey Bomar 12 years ago

I wanted to go to Rahel's tonight on Fairfax but they don't have a liquor license. I'm introducing a few friends and some booze would make the night a lot more fun. Is Rahel's oka with byob? More ...

Mead on LI

by CCSPRINGS 13 years ago

Has anyone tried the mead made here on LI? I need to plan a trip.

Buying a good brand of Mead in Arlington

by wayne keyser 13 years ago

Can anybody recommend a good brand of mead, and tell me where it can be bought in Arlington? Never tried it before, and I'd like to go all "Beowulf" and see what it's like. If you see me walking...

Any mead makers out there?

by EWSflash 13 years ago

A friend' s husband has gotten heavily into beer brewing, and they took a notion to make some mead. The first one had "Christmas spices" in it and I didn't much care for it, but the SECOND one has...

How long to age mead?

by SteveTimko 13 years ago

Here's a question prompted by one 12-ounce bottle of mead. I was given a bottle of mead a year ago by a home brewer who said it would improve with age, like good wine. It's been a year now. Will i...

mead wine

by kritafo 14 years ago

For those of you who don't know Chinook Honey is about to start the sale of their mead wine...when we did samplings a few years back it was fantastic. Art and Cherie are wonderful, they are having...

Cooking w/ orange blossom mead

by spkspk 15 years ago

I have about a dozen bottles of home brewed orange blossom mead. Since the hubby and I are both not big drinkers, I was hoping to find some recipes to cook with it. Any suggestions?