[I finally got around to trying mead. ...All I can say is, WOW! That's GOOD! I can't wait to try it hot, with a spice packet steeped in it!]
Take this advice from a mead maker; the best tasting mead is made with additional ingredients, especially fruits and/or spices. If you can get a hold of a good grape, apple, or raspberry mead, or mead with cinnamon or ginger then you'll be in heaven.
Also, mead is reported to be an aphrodisiac and I believe from personal experience that theory has merit.
posted on 05/18/2005 8:41:55 PM PDT
(There is no beer in heaven. That is why we drink it here.)
Well, the mead that I've tried is from California, the brand is Chaucers. I found a liquor store here in KC that has 4 or 5 different brands. 2 brands are from Poland!
All I know is that it's really different. But then I like drinking "different" things. My favorite libation is Samuel Smith's Taddy Porter, and I like having good chocolate chip cookies, along with Young's Double Chocolate Stout!
But this mead is really something else!
posted on 05/18/2005 8:54:44 PM PDT
(I've got a fever, and the only prescription is MORE COWBELL!!!)
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