GTAEgeek (1929) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - JUN 5, 2016
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sample at the Manitou Wine Festival. Dark purple color, and the aroma is sweet, ripe blackberries. Notes of cloves and vanilla. Very sweet and fruity. This is a delicious, fruity mead.
oldrtybastrd (5003) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - APR 9, 2016
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours a light reddish color. Aroma of sweet fruit. The flavor was mostly berry but there is the slight hint of tannin.
tsd08460 (824) - Marshall, Virginia, USA - JUL 31, 2015
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Aroma: honey, black raspberry
Appearance: clear gold-pink, thin white head
Taste: light sweetness, honey, black raspberry
Palate: light body, slick feel, soft carbonation, long finish,
unclemike (2898) - Ft. Riley, Kansas, USA - APR 22, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours reddish-pink with light carbonation. The honey and raspberry aroma is fairly mild. The flavor is mostly of tart raspberry. Smooth and easy drinking, it was refreshing and enjoyable enough.
chucklemation (1431) - Royal Oak, Michigan, USA - APR 11, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours a pink color. Aroma is lots of honey and some raspberry. Flavor is stronger on the raspberry, with honey notes in the finish. Has a watery feel. This is refreshing for a mead, nice and crisp.
zach8270 (4022) - Henrietta, New York, USA - APR 1, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
(draft @ Avenue Pub - New Orleans, LA) Reddish pour with a thin white head. Very sweet and fruity raspberry aroma with a flavor to match. Lots of sweetness and lots of nice raspberries. Sweet candy finish.
tchaos (428) - New York, USA - MAR 25, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Swing-top bottle. Pours off-pink. Aroma Primarily of honey, with some Berry notes. Taste is unbalanced sweetness of Honey, wax, and fruit.
MeadMe (1602) - Fishhawk, Florida, USA - MAR 25, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours golden with Amber highlights. Mild aroma of hiney and wax. Flavor subdued as well. Light honey, earth and a touch of Berry. On the thin side, a bit watery.
tectactoe (3125) - Michigan, USA - MAR 21, 2015
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
UPDATED: APR 14, 2015 Tap: Pale pink & orange hybrid, no head or anything. Aroma of mild raspberry candy with lots of sweetness underneath. Flavor has more honey, notes of raspberry, blackberry, & honey. Very candy-like & sweet, a bit light on the fruit robustness. Semi-carbonated it seems like. Decent apartif at best.
asceticbrewer (69) - Arizona, USA - FEB 26, 2015
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Swing top 750ml bottle, poured into snifter. Has a thin white head that fades almost immediately. Color is a deep red tinged with pink. Aroma is honey, with a vague fruity sweetness. Taste is honey, fruity, and slightly spicy, Mouthfeel is very smooth.