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Brewed by Spółdzielnia Pszczelarska Apis
Style: Mead
Lublin, Poland

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RATINGS: 522   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.



Cunningham's rating

2.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Cunningham (4629) - Halden, - OCT 7, 2012
Amber colour with no head. Fruity aroma that reminds me of sherry. Aslo a bit sour. Sweet and fruity flavour. Oily texture. Drinkable in small kvanta.
[Small bottle from Frykas Sklep Spozywczy in Old City Warszawa, Poland]


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Camons (6077) - Hasselager, DENMARK - SEP 30, 2014
Bottle @ Johns. Pours dark brown, no head, heavy lacings. Aroma of honey, wood, dried fruit, light caramel. Flavor is sweet, honey, dried fruit, raisin, apricot, leaves, wood, light spice. Full body, oily mouthfeel, warming alcohol. 300914

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Lisowczyk (59) - POLAND - SEP 27, 2014
Butelka 0,75l Barwa herbaciana z czerwonym dodatkiem. Zapach: dominuje oczywiści miód, zwłaszcza wrzosowy, sporo malin, kwiatów, delikatna róża, odrobina przypraw korzennych. Smak: maliny, róża, wrzos, przyprawy/zioła, figi, miód wydaje się połączeniem lipy-spadzi i wielokwiatowego. Alkohol rewelacyjnie ukryty. Bardzo słodki, bardzo gęsty, pyszny!

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
BagerPL (110) - - SEP 13, 2014
Bardzo słodki i rozgrzewający. Lekkie nuty kwiatowe i owocowe. Bardzo przyjemny.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hackobock (1420) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 20, 2014
Bottle, july 27. Pours clear dark golden with no head. Aroma is floral honey, slightly oxidized, madeira, rose-hip, figs, raspberries and alcohol. Taste is very sweet with floral honey, red berries, madeira and alcohol warmth in the finish. Smooth sticky texture, full bodied.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
GothGargoyle (1302) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 16, 2014
Slightly rubbish brown. Aroma is honey, berries, brown sugar, booze. Full bodied, extreme sweet on the palate, painfully sweet finish. Taste is brown sugar, honey, raspberry, more honey. Sweet!

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BeerBaboon (1591) - FINLAND - AUG 16, 2014
Served in a cup in Wroclaw, Poland. Aroma is sweet, fruity, herbal and spicy. Flavour is heavy sweet, fruity and honey.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
martin00sr (724) - Sřnderborg, DENMARK - AUG 9, 2014
Dark amber. Floral, honey aroma. Soft, floral, honey aroma. Oily mouthfeel. Lingering, sweet aftertaste. Yummy.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
beer_est_deus (688) - örebro, SWEDEN - JUL 31, 2014
Brun-röd. Doft: Madeira, röd vin, ek, alkohol. Smak: Madeira, rom russin, vilda bär, alkohol, honung, mild sött trä, blommigt, hallon sylt.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Luvystypotables (696) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - MAY 11, 2014
Aroma of honey, herbs and fruit. Reddish copper colour. Excessively sweet taste, with a fruity herb palate.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
kidobutai (380) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - MAY 11, 2014
Beautiful color, red with a hint of orange. Fruity smell but very song hard liquor aroma. The description is accurate, the honey taste completely masks the alcohol. This is a dangerous drink!


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