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Brewed by Waldemar Behn
Style: Mead
Eckernförde, Germany

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RATINGS: 33   MEAN: 2.97/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.94   EST. CALORIES: 330   ABV: 11%
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Deutsch: Das Original aus dem Wikingerland um Haithabu.
English: The original mead from the land of vikings at Hedeby.
www.wikingerschaenke.de


2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Rune (8042) - Tromsø, NORWAY - MAR 2, 2014
Sampled from a big bottle at the Grand Tasting at the RBNG-event at Fredrik 3.’s Hall. Yellow-gold body. Naked at the surface. Aroma is sweet with honey and dried fruits. Sweet taste of sugar, honey and fruits. Well bodied, however, way too sweet (Fredriksten festning, Halden 15.02.2014).

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Cunningham (4490) - Halden, NORWAY - MAR 1, 2014
Clear golden color with no head. Sugary, honey and spicy nose. A bit sweet and absolutely flat. Honey, fruity and some spices in the flavor. Not my style, but quite ok.
[Bottle from a trade with Grima enjoyed at Grand Tasting RBNG14 – Halden

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beerhunter111 (7372) - Hasborn, GERMANY - MAR 1, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein goldener Met, Schaum existiert nicht. Geruch sehr süß nach Honig, alkoholisch. Geschmack sehr süß, intensiv nach Honig, minimal würzig, alkoholisch.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ClubGonzo (4020) - Bergen, NORWAY - FEB 24, 2014
Bottle sample @ RBNG-14. Clear golden body. Nose is sweet honey, syrup and hints of nuts. Taste is light honey tones, syrup and mild nutty hints. Full body, slick mouthfeel. Pretty decent mead, but no more.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
gunnar (5290) - Sandnes, NORWAY - FEB 23, 2014
Shared bottle at RBNG-14. Pours clear weak golden, no head. Aroma is sweet grainy honey. Taste is sweet, fruit and heavy honey. No carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
abemorsten (2767) - Mosterøy, NORWAY - FEB 19, 2014
Sampled during RBNG-14 Grand Tasting courtesy of cunningham. Clear golden body with no head. Sweet, fusel nose. Fruity and heavy honey flavor. Flat and full bodied

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Arve_Christian (3062) - Oslo, NORWAY - FEB 15, 2014
At RBNG 2014 Halden. Golden color, flat. Intense honey aromas. Medium body & complexity. Sweet. Ok enough ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gunnfryd (10528) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - DEC 15, 2013
Bottle. Pale golden colour with no head. Aroma and flavour is honey, sugar, alcohol, flower. OK mead.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Geokkjer (5719) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - SEP 28, 2013
Bottle. Pours clear pale yellow. Aroma of honey, sugar and fruitiness. Flavor is sweet honey with some alcohol and sherry notes. Full body.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Camons (5957) - Hasselager, DENMARK - AUG 4, 2013
Bottle @ Rasmus. Pours clear light yellow, no head. Aroma of honey, flowers, little fruit. Flavor is honey, flowers, fruit. Medium body, flat, light sweet finish. 040813


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