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Brewed by Spółdzielnia Pszczelarska Apis
Style: Mead
Lublin, Poland

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RATINGS: 514   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.11   EST. CALORIES: 480   ABV: 16%
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It has very rich specific fragrance due to the addition of raspberries and wild rose to nectar honey.

1 litre of Półtorak style mead contains 720 g of natural honey. By comparison, the Dwojniak style of mead contains 610g/L of honey; the Trojniak contains 420g/L and the Czworniak contains 320g/L.

Półtorak mead matures for several years to achieve full clarity. In time its rich aroma hides a high content of alcohol (16%) and acidity forming the finest liquor there is.



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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Grzesiek79 (3148) - Radom, POLAND - APR 28, 2013
Dobry wyrob pszczelarski. Pelnia slodyczy i miodu. Miod jest mardzo bardzo intensywny. Ma sie wrazenie jakby sam miod sie pilo tylko zadszy. Kolor intensywnie brazowo-pomaranczowy. Zapach miodu wiadomo. W tle ukryty alkohol ktorego sie nie wyczuwalo. Smak dodanego soku takze lekko jest zaznaczony, ale malo jest wyrazisty bo miodu jest ok 3/3 objetosci. Polecam.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
RobertDale (3345) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - APR 26, 2013
Sample. Thanks Tom! Pours a golden amber. Aroma of honey, dark fruit, florals, and alcohol. Taste is honey, cherries, berries, and a touch of alcohol. Very warming. Best Mead I have tasted.

3.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
JStax (2857) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - APR 24, 2013
Bottle thanks to weihenweizen. Pours a dark, still copper color. Aroma is rough alcohol. Taste is very sweet and smooth. Very good in the finish. Almost fruity.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
weihenweizen (1633) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - APR 21, 2013
Chilled 1 L glass bottle, not like the picture shown, poured into a snifter. Pours clear light red, medium body, and texture is extremely syrupy. Taste starts off off, then goes to big honey, and finishes nice raspberry honey. I thought I would like this more, based on the ratings.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
olio (5969) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 1, 2013
75 cl bottle.
Originally rated on 20110123.
Pours clear golden color with no head. Aroma of honey, some ripe sweet fruits, mild caramel and alcohol. Flavor is pretty much the same with some sweetish berries. Nice.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
chrisv10 (10827) - DENMARK - MAR 18, 2013
Bottle courtesy of Yespr. Clear amber with no head. Aroma is honey, fruit, dark fruits, herbal and a little perfume. Flavour is honey, dark fruits, herbs, warming, sherry, little sugar and plume.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Rasmus40 (10644) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 15, 2013
Bottle courtesy of Yespr. Thanks a lot! Clear amber without head. Aroma is sweet, honey, herbal and alcohol. Sweet finish with warming alcohol. Oily and soft. 150313

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Kristophe (29) - SWEDEN - MAR 13, 2013
75 cl bottle at home. Golden, oily liquid, completely still. Super sweet and heave on the nose with tons of roses, honey and berries. Mouthfeel is smooth silk and the taste explodes with honey, roses, rosehips, red berries and warming alcohol. Warming finish. Amazing mead.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
TimE (3108) - Tokyo, JAPAN - FEB 9, 2013
Golden amber color. Flat, no carbonation. Cherries, honey, apricot, hints of wood and Chinese liquor (biajou) tempt the nose. Very well balance, never too sweet or cloying. Alcohol well hidden. A touch syrupy. Very smooth. Lingering sweet honey and cherries in finish. A touch warming. Excellent.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
alkoholocaust (37) - HELSINKI, FINLAND - FEB 3, 2013
0,75l bottle. Copperbrown, no foam at all. Aroma: Honey, toffee and sweet wine. Taste: Lots of honey, sherrywine, candy and dark fruits. Very full body, oily and sticky texture. Long sweet end. Very tasty mead!


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