Category: Mead

Mead is a strong wine brewed from honey and is traditional to the ancient viking cultures of the North. Mead is easy to home brew and hard to find in stores – so give it a try!

  • My Mango Mead Recipe (Give It A Try!)

    My Mango Mead Recipe (Give It A Try!)

    Mead is a delightful alcoholic drink that can be brewed at home using honey, water, and yeast, but did you know you can infuse it with fruit for added flavor? […]

  • Is Mead The Oldest Alcoholic Beverage?

    Is Mead The Oldest Alcoholic Beverage?

    Yes, mead is, by many, considered to be the the oldest alcoholic beverage known to man. Made from fermented honey, water, and sometimes fruits, spices, grains or hops, mead has […]

  • Why Don’t We  Drink Mead Anymore?

    Why Don’t We Drink Mead Anymore?

    It’s a question that often comes up in discussions among fellow brewers and enthusiasts: why don’t we drink mead anymore? The simple answer is that over the centuries, other beverages […]

  • Is Mead Healthier Than Beer?

    Is Mead Healthier Than Beer?

    As a brewer who has dedicated many years to the craft, I have had the pleasure of brewing and tasting a diverse range of beverages. Two of my favorites are […]

  • Is Mead Easier To Make Than Beer?

    Is Mead Easier To Make Than Beer?

    As a seasoned brewer with years of experience under my belt, I’ve dipped my toes into various forms of brewing. From crafting the perfect pint of beer to concocting a […]

  • What Does Braggot Taste Like?

    What Does Braggot Taste Like?

    Braggot essentially tastes like a balanced blend of beer and mead, combining the maltiness of beer with the sweetness of honey. It can range from light to dark in color […]

  • The Types Of Mead Explained!

    The Types Of Mead Explained!

    Mead is one of the oldest known fermented beverages, with origins dating back as far as 7000 BC. Over the centuries, different cultures have added their unique twists to this […]

  • What Is Melomel?

    What Is Melomel?

    If you’ve ever taken a deep dive into the world of homebrewing, you’ve probably come across the term Melomel. But what is Melomel? Melomel is a type of mead that […]

  • How to Make Pineapple Mead

    How to Make Pineapple Mead

    Pineapple mead, also known as “mead with a tropical twist,” is a delicious and refreshing alcoholic beverage made by fermenting honey, water, and pineapples. It combines the natural sweetness of […]