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RATINGS: 65   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29   EST. CALORIES: 420   ABV: 14%
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This sweet mead is made with 100% orange blossom honey and is aged on American oak.


1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
nick76 (4292) - Tampa, Florida, USA - NOV 9, 2010
The aroma is not that good but it definitely has honey and orange. The appearance is yellow clear with no head. The taste is like the aroma with a funky quality. The palate is thin. Overall this is a bad mead.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
drowland (6530) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - OCT 31, 2010
10/31/10. My first B Nektar mead... glad to have started trying these! Sample courtesy my new friends at Florida Microbev. Nice honey on the aroma with hints of orange, orange peel, and floral aspects. Sweet flavor with a nice honey character and floral orange citrus notes as well. Quite nice!

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
markwise (4570) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - OCT 26, 2010
750 mL bottle from Luekenís Oldsmar. Pours pale gold with a bubble or three. This baby has legs! Nose is fresh honey, a hint of chardonnay, and light fruits with alcohol. Flavor starts out a bit tart then works its way to fruit, honey, alcohol, and finishes wonderfully clean with a warming sensation in the stomach. Great mead!

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dchmela (2731) - Orlando, Florida, USA - OCT 17, 2010
Still, light gold pour. Thin body with light legs. Light sweet honey, vanilla oak and wood aroma.Thin body, nice honey taste. Finish has a nice honey sweetness, yet not cloying. A easily drinkable and tasty mead.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
redlight (2317) - Orlando, Florida, USA - OCT 15, 2010
Hint of sweet citrus on the nose, orange blossoms, very floral nose. Pours a light gold, very clear. Smooth with floral citrus notes, nice body, with a sweet citrus flavor. Very drinkable.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MeadMe (1338) - Riverview, Florida, USA - OCT 13, 2010
Pours a nice very pale yellow hue. A few bubbles manage to come to the top and form a semi ring around the glass. Aromas are rich and sweet, very floral. The flavor is pure fresh honey right from the comb. Nice floral flavors that come off almost like sweet jasmine. A touch of tropical fruit and a dash of vanilla. Solid and drinkable. B. Nektar I <3 U

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
arminjewell (7048) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - SEP 22, 2010
Pours clear yellowish orange with no head, aroma is booze, big honey, with a touch of orange. Taste is sweet honey, a slight touch of orange and a boozy dry finish. Would be awesome with more orange taste, but really just a lot of honey. Still delicious.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RoscoeJackson (377) - Michigan, USA - SEP 20, 2010
my first mead experience. to me this is something to enjoy with a light sipping after a meal, perhaps. itís similar to a wine, but a little thicker, and the honey REALLY shines through. the booze is well hidden. i canít see myself ordering meads very often, but itís pretty interesting.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
maniac (3800) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - SEP 17, 2010
UPDATED: SEP 13, 2013 On tap at WBF-Raleigh on 04/24/2010. Clear pale yellow body with no head and thick legs. Sweet floral and light vanilla aroma. Sweet vanilla and light fruity flavor. Full body with no carbonation. 7/4/7/4/15

Bottle at the World Beer Festival - Columbia on 01/22/2011. Clear pale golden body with no head. Big honey and light vanilla aroma. Big sweet honey flavor with hints of citrus. Full body with low carbonation.7/3/7/4/15/3.6

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ughsmash (7225) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 17, 2010
Bottled at World of Beer. Poured very clear, almost watery golden with nothing for head. The aroma was sweet and fresh with orange blossom honey and vanilla well represented.. warm and well-balanced. The flavor found a lot more sweet honey and vanilla with drier honey on the back.. a lot heavier and more profound than the nose.. sweet overall and tasty. Initial sweetness on the palate transitioned well onto the dry-ish finish.. feel and flow were very good. Iíd drink this again.


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