Travlr (21675) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - APR 24, 2016
3.7 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle sample at Brookland Pint. Opaque purple color, edge bubbles, see pic please. Huge aroma of black currant and port wine. Taste is sweet berries, subtle cherry, subtle grape. Really interesting.
tchaos (428) - New York, USA - MAR 23, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
375ml bottle. Pours deep read. Aroma of currants and honey. Taste follows aroma with some mild oak and alcohol.
MeadMe (1610) - Fishhawk, Florida, USA - MAY 12, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours ruby red. Aroma is big on berry, you can totally get the currants. Flavor is currant forward, very tart yet there is a wonderful underlying sweetness. Mild oak notes come through in the dry finish.
obguthr (5717) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - DEC 7, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
Red currant nose. Ruby red color. Intense cranberry flavor, very sour. Full body. Little mead character, but tasty nonetheless.