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RATINGS: 19   MEAN: 3.76/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62/5   EST. CALORIES: 375   ABV: 12.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Rich-Full bodied wine made from pure clover honey. A versatile dessert style wine.
"A true diamond in our crown, this very special mead is produced from fresh clover honey. Once referred to as "liquid gold", this mead can be served chilled or heated and spiced. Sip and enjoy!"


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
drfabulous (6178) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - JUN 16, 2016
Bottle shared at Todd’s. Pretty sweet and full of honey. Boozy. Ok but not my thing overall.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
arn8897 (288) - Trenton, Ohio, USA - NOV 18, 2015
UPDATED: NOV 28, 2015 Pours a clear golden color with no head. Thick palate. Aromas of honey and flowers. Taste is very sweet. Medium to thick palate. Nice for sipping.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
burg326 (5253) - Florida, USA - OCT 15, 2015
Poured a darker yellow color with aromas of light floral honey with some earthy notes. Flavors are honey with some light herbal notes a light sweetness very nice overall.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MeadMe (1594) - Fishhawk, Florida, USA - OCT 15, 2015
Pours golden. Aroma is floral honey light wax. Flavor is earthy honey, vanilla, Apple . Rich sweet tasty. Pure honey awesome. Fuller body. Smooth. Great.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Chudwick (2734) - Cincyucky, Kentucky, USA - SEP 12, 2014
Taster at beerfest (fountain square as will subsequent ratings for the evening). Strong honey sweet. It’s a mead.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DrSilverworm (9672) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUN 15, 2013
Bottle shared by brew3crew. Labeled "Sweet Golden Honey Mead"; 11.5%. Clear golden color. No head or lace. Awesome, kind of woody straight-up honey aroma. Lightly floral. Hint of spice. Nice big body, good thick almost honey-like consistency and thickness. Nice big sweet taste, light spice and wood, not cloying. Great still meads, no gimmicks.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
phaleslu (9019) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUN 13, 2013
750 ml bottle shared by Jason- thanks again! "Honey Mead" - redundant, but they say it cuts down on questions because most visitors are clueless about mead. Pours a clear gold with decent legs and no head. Aroma of honey and sweet apples, a little sweaty. Flavor of honey and not much else. Medium-bodied (bigger than it looks), with no carbonation and a sweet, coating mouthfeel. Solid mead.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
alexsdad06 (8430) - Ohio, USA - JUN 11, 2013
Bottle shared by brew3crew. Pours a crystal clear golden color with zero head. The aroma and flavor have sweet honey with a hint of alcohol. Very smooth with good mouth feel. For what it is, this is tasty.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
mikem409 (1966) - bloomfield, Michigan, USA - JUN 11, 2013
Bottle. Pours light yellow with still body. Honey aroma. Taste is sweet and loafs of honey

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
b3shine (7860) - Indiana, USA - JUN 11, 2013
750 ml bottle to snifter (shared by brew3crew). Looks good for the style; a still transparent honey. Smells solid; well-balanced honey. Tastes like it smells with a nice, smooth mouthfeel. Good mead.


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