Brewed by Dansk Mjd
Style: Mead
Billund, Denmark


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RATINGS: 264   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48/5   EST. CALORIES: 570   ABV: 19%
Nordic honey wine with hibiscus and hops added. Based on a recipe from about year 1700.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
PhillyBeer2112 (2678) - Oviedo, Florida, USA - MAR 17, 2009
FRO throwdown: Copper. Honey and flowers. Notes of agave/tequila? Am I crazy? Flavor is nicely fully sweet, with more peppery hints of tequila. Nice lingering lip-smacking sweetness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
gunhaver (1030) - Tampa, Florida, USA - MAR 15, 2009
C&PLYFOTD: Bottle, courtesy SoLan I do believe. Clear reddish hue, no lacing or head. Honey nose, dark berries, slight alcohol, considering the ABV. Yummy rich honey flavors, very spicy as well. Surprisingly drinkable when you consider the 19% ABV.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
sebletitje (8116) - Enghien, BELGIUM - MAR 15, 2009
Sample at O-town throwdown 09 Pours light amber. Plenty of honey and interesting floral notes and light hops. Palate is just very viscous. 19% this one is just sweet and highly enjoyable. This is one fine mead

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SoLan (1550) - Florida, USA - MAR 6, 2009
Amber. Still. Floral, herbal, lightly spicy, small dose of solvent, touch of alcohol, all on a dense, resinous honey background. Full body, viscous, alcohol on the end brings an attempt at balance. Rich with enough flavors to keep me interested.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beershine (5218) - The Sunshine State, Florida, USA - FEB 15, 2009
Copper-orange-burnt sienna colors with lots of legs. Intensely herbal, super floral aromas. Thick and viscous texture. Very medicinal stuff: herbal, sweet with interesting honey character that emerges at the end.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Oakes (13913) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 31, 2009
Golden-amber. Still. Flowery, spicy, slightly gingery aroma. Very sweet, spicy, herbal, floral...complex. Surprisingly refreshing for such a rich, thick mead. Fun stuff.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dchmela (2887) - Orlando, Florida, USA - JAN 3, 2009
Glass poured at Redlight. Pours a clear reddish orange and, dare I say, slightly blood colored. Aroma is herbal, honey and maybe a hint of cherry. Nice body, not too thick and cloying and not thin. Taste is honey and herbal, very smooth and easily drinkable. I had no idea it was so strong. just a wonderful mead.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hopscotch (10265) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - DEC 5, 2008
Bottle... Clear, deep golden mead with incredible, centipede-like legwork. The aroma is composed of an array of notes, ranging from herbal and spicy to floral and earthy. Full-bodied and almost chewy - certainly velvety and a little syrupy with a rumor of carbonation. Sweet, but also pleasantly bitter for a true semblance of balance. Peppery, spicy warmth. Finishes hot and sweet dries out and becomes a little grassy.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ilovedarkbeer (2539) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - NOV 29, 2008
From the year 1700? thats a bit late to be getting recipes from the vikings but that is a different story.... Pours a golden reddish color somewhat blood esque in a way. Nose is spicy and floral with lots of honey and sugar. Mouthfeel is nice a silky but I just really not like the taste. Tastes grossly spiced kind of cloying and the heat on the back end is pretty brutal. Does not go down easy and the sort of minty lingering finish is off putting.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
roder60 (1288) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 27, 2008
UPDATED: MAR 20, 2010 Was brought this from my good friend Jakob who was visiting from Denmark. Had a few glasses of it and it put me out cold. Pours a clear amber brown color with no carbonation. Very sweet and boozy alcohol aroma with a bit of peppermint and wood. Flavor is dominated by alcohol presence, but not in a bad way. Lots of alcohol warmth combined with peppermint and sweet honey flavor. Viscous. Overall, good mead.

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