djd07 (5179) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAR 9, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle thanks to TheCheeseMan during RBWG Grand Tasting. Pours a copper orange with no head. The aroma is strong honey and floral. Thick mouth, strong honey, very sweet, really enjoyed this one.
Geokkjer (6298) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - FEB 7, 2015
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Pours deep golden . Aroma of honey, oxidized notes, some alcohol and caramel. Flavor is sweet and fruity with some honey, raisins, dates, caramel and brown sugar. Medium body.
Meilby (8674) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JAN 31, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle 500ml @ yngwie
Pours clear deep golden with no head. Aroma has notes of honey, nuts, alcohol and floral. Taste is medium to heavy sweet with a long warm, honey and nutty fiinish. Body is full, texture is oily to sticky, no carbonation.
biggirlpanties (194) - Oceanside, California, USA - MAR 6, 2013
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
375mL at RBWG thanks to TheCheeseMan. Orange golden color. Delicate, honeysuckle, jasmine nose with fresh flower blossom. Fresh and delicate floral honey, gamey, rich, raw. No sugar or stickiness. Really an amazing showcase of herbal, floral honey. Easy to drink. One of my favorites from RBWG.
SudsMcDuff (6583) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - MAR 5, 2013
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
holy moly molly brown dog! .. . light gold .. still .. . honey of the finest order .. . good solid mouth, not overly thick .. . very tasty stuff, one of the finer drinks of the day! .. . . i’ll give you asthma!!
TURDFERGUSON (4009) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - FEB 27, 2013
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Awesome mead shared by thecheesedman at RBWG. Would I expect him to bring a crappy mead? No I would not. Very tasty, lots of florals, sweet but not cloying. Yum. Im drooling just thinking back to this. Could have easily put back the bottle and then run around with my pants off.
Sledutah (5664) - Utah, USA - FEB 27, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle shared at the RBWG grand tasting
Appearance: Clear amber, no head
Aroma: Honey and floral
OK, didn’t care for this one
GT2 (9207) - San Diego County, California, USA - FEB 25, 2013
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
375mL at RBWG Grand Tasting thanks to TheCheesedMan. Poured a clear, lighter orange. Nice tears. Nose is gamey, raw honey, big orange blossom and jasmine perfume. Really rich. Taste is gamey, thick, raw jasmine and orange blossom honey. Thick palate. Really delicious.
b3shine (6275) - Indiana, USA - FEB 23, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
375 ml bottle to taster at the RBWG Grand Tasting (thanks Cheeseman!). Looks good; a still, transparent brownish-orange. Smells and tastes solid; fine fermented honey. Good on the palate too. A really enjoyable mead.
mlunger12 (645) - Orlando, Florida, USA - FEB 23, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at RBWG. Very sweet. Bits of orange, lemon and overwhelming honey. A bit too sweet for my tastes.