sulawang (695) - British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 13, 2014
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Visual: Pours white wine yellow without any bubbles.
Nose: sweet honey wine mixed with distinct cinnamon, cardamom, and nutmeg, very clean. (lvl-8)-pungency
Attack: somewhat watery mouthfeel, incoming acidic sweetness
Mid-palate: (lvl-3)-sweetness, alcoholic bitterness, (MAIN) red apple, light honey, white grape, green cardamom/cinnamon/nutmeg
Finish: tangy-sour acidity, alcoholic throat warmth, coriander, medium tart apple-fruity off-dry finish.
Summary: Although a little "thin"-feeling on the palate, this mead is well-balanced in flavour, alcohol, and complexity.
fiulijn (16003) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 20, 2011
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
The aroma of this Mead has almost a herbal touch, not seducing. The flavor is semi-sweet, with mild spices (they use the usual mix of 5 (cinnamon, nutmeg, coriander...), and light fruitiness. Refreshing, pleasant.