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Honey Sun Iqhilika Mead Zymatore (Merlot)

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Honey Sun Iqhilika Mead Zymatore (Merlot)
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RATINGS: 6   MEAN: 3.72/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   EST. CALORIES: 360   ABV: 12%
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Mead aged in merlot barrels.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
daknole (9114) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - JUL 31, 2013
A pinkish/orange hued mead. Flavors of fruit, honey, light grape notes and a hint of oak. This is really interesting. On tap at Porter Bar in Atl.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
dchmela (2640) - Orlando, Florida, USA - JUL 27, 2013
Glass at Redlight. Hazy orange pour. Dry merlot notes, barrel and honey aroma. Smooth clean tart citrus honey taste. Really smooth and good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
PhillyCraft (3228) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 15, 2013
Bottle with Alan, Barry, and Keith, poured reddish orange with no head or lace. Aromas of vinous grapes, berry, oak, complex honey. finish is butter oak, juicy red wine, nice heat in the chest from the light chili. Awesome mead.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
deyholla (6644) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - JAN 25, 2013
On tap at Porter. Pours a clear perfect amber with no head whatsoever. Aroma has a good amount of light fruit and dry honey with an underlying dry merlot note. Flavor has a combination of dry and sweet honey plus sweet but tart fruit with the backing dryness of a wine.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Drake (8563) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - OCT 26, 2012
Served on draft at Beer Run. Pours a crystal clear pinkish color with no head and weak legs. Aroma of semisweet honey and red wine. The taste is intense red wine, fairly tannic, sweet honey, honeysuckle and herbal notes. Medium bodied, low heat. Decent.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
j12601 (6603) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - AUG 1, 2012
On tap at Max’s. Pours a clear gold, very effervescent. Sweet and fruity, lots of bright fresh fruit, plums and nectarines, pears, dripping with honey syrup. Bright and fresh, clean sweetness, never cloying. Beautifully bright and flavorful, lovely effervescence. Bright and lively. Very nice.


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