AndySnow (1765) - Stockholm, - OCT 20, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Sample @ SBWF 12. Cloudy pale yellow colour. Floral, honey aroma. Sweet floral, grape, honey flavour.
Svesse (5679) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - OCT 9, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Bottle, Stockholm Beer Festival, 27 Sep 2013) Pale greenish yellow colour with no head. Floral, fruity nose with linden flowers, green apples and pears. Fruity taste with notes of apples, pears, green grapes and flowers. Fairly sweet, but well balanced with leaning in the direction of Riesling wine. Nice one.
gyllenbock (3686) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 7, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sample at SBWF 2012.
Very light golden with no head. Sweet with honey, grape, fruit and some grass. Also some notes of wood. A tasty Mead.
omhper (18326) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 1, 2012
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottled at SBWF. Lightly hazy pale golden. Rich floral nose. Mid sweet with medium body. Soothing leafy honey, mildly warming finish. Elegant and rich.
ekstedt (4910) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 5, 2012
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle (75 cl), courtesy of Nisse666. Clear pale golden, no head. Fruity and perfumy aroma with pears and elderflowers, and gewürztraminer grapes. Light to medium bodied, low carbonation. Semi dry with a light acidity.
Nisse666 (3543) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 2, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from SB cons 2012-09-01 Göteborg
AR: nectar, honey, floral
AP: grenish yellow thick sugary fluid, no head
F: fizzy - mouse, white sparkling wine - Alsass, warming feeling, dry, pretty nice not that standard heavy mead, more like ā apertiff wine!
gnoff (7030) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - SEP 2, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle thanks to Nisse666! Sampled on September 1, 2012
Honey, slight bit acidic, floral, subtle, apple, berry scent. Clear pear color, no head. Sweet, honey, sugary, alcohol taste. A bit spritzy mouthfeel. Long pear fruity aftertaste. Low bitterness. Feels well attenuated.
_angst_ (2084) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 1, 2012
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle courtesy of Nisse666. Pours clear extremely pale golden with no head. Smell is sweet and floral with honey, clovers, grass, alcohol, white grapes, dandelions and other summer flowers. Taste is slightly sweet, tiny sour, floral and herbal with white grapes, wood, freshly cut grass, roses, dandelions, clovers, dry soil and honey. Mouthfeel is clean, round, vinous and medium bodied. Finish is slightly sweet and tiny sour with roses, dandelions, clovers, grapes, grass and honey. Quite ok but not sure if mead is my cup of tea...