The difference is the honey! A stop motion animation showing two different honeys side by side and how the fermented brew looks
Thinking about designing or buying your wine and mead bottle labels? Here is some information about labels and bottles that will help you
Where to buy Mead
Buying Mead online can be a bit difficult and the availability to you will depend in large upon the state you live in and the state of the producer of the Mead. You have to individually check various mead makers to find out if they ship to you. Here is a list of some of the bigger and better know makers of mead.
Note: Amazon.com now sells mead!! YAY! You can now comfortably buy a bottle from them. I have been waiting for this for a long time!! If you have never tasted mead here is your chance to get some!! I have selected some and they are at the lower part of this page.
Buy Direct from the Mead Makers websites
Other Online Retailers who Carry Mead - The same state restrictions and your ability to order online will vary from state to state
National Chains that carry wine and may carry mead. You should check with your local store to see if they actually have bottles of mead in stock
Various Retail locations to buy Mead
Mead Available on Amazon.com
Blackberry infused Mead, from Honeywood Winery, offers a smooth taste. The Blackberries give this mead a truly Oregon touch. Honeywood is made using White Clover Honey for a clean fresh and floral wine. This is a wonderful dessert wine. 750ml.
Mead is believed to be man's first alcoholic beverage, and it enjoyed popularity all over the world. Though it's been rarer in recent years, it's still an exciting treat. Honeyrun Ragnar's Dry Mead is intensely aromatic yet dry and crisp on the palate, making it a great choice for those who usually choose beer or dry wine. Serve chilled, it goes well with seafood and light salads. No added sulfites. Kosher Pareve. Organic. Product of California Alcohol by Volume 12 Type Other White WinesWhite Blends; Region California; Categories Thanksgiving Selection, Wine, Kosher, 10.00 - 19.99
This wine is from United States, New York region, Hudson Valley sub-region. Many meads heat a honey mixture much like a brewing process, often yielding a cooked or burned flavor, like a dark beer. Carroll’s mead is made like a fine wine, kept cool during fermentation, thereby maintaining the fresh honey flavor and wild flower aromas. Final sweetness is adjusted with pure fresh honey (14% residual sugar). It has a delicate flavor and natural sweetness. Smooth, light and delightfully sweet, this wine’s delicate aroma of wild flower honey gives way to a lush ripe fruit flavor and lingering finish. Notes of wildflower honey coat your mouth for a delicate sipping experience. Celebrate your special feast, serve cold and enjoy by itself or with sharp cheese, salty meats, nuts or Irish food.. ”Grilled Sweet & Spicy Chicken” 1/2 bottle Carroll’s Mead 1 envelope Good Seasons Dry Italian Dressing Mix six boneless, skinless chicken breasts Directions: Combine ingredients and place in a 9x12 baking dish. Marinate chicken in refrigerator for at least 3 hours. Grill over open flame. Enjoy with a chilled glass of Carroll’s Mead! Dessert Wine
This wine is produced utilizing fresh honey without the addition of artificial flavorings, concentrates or artificial colorings. Even though greater production difficultites ensue because pure, raw honey is used for fermentation, the intensity of flavor generated throug this technique is worth the effort. This dessert-style wine is not fortified and contains only 11% alcohol, please consume shortly after opening. To be enjoyed either chilled or heated with provided spice bag.
A sweet mead made with whole cinnamon sticks, vanilla beans and aged on American oak. We slice each vanilla bean open by hand before adding to the mead to ensure maximum flavor extraction. Serve slightly chilled.