Brewed by Dansk Mjd
Style: Mead
Billund, Denmark


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RATINGS: 285   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47/5   EST. CALORIES: 570   ABV: 19%
Nordic honey wine with hibiscus and hops added. Based on a recipe from about year 1700.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
EtTuCthulhu (1391) - Columbia, Missouri, USA - MAY 18, 2015
This mead pours a slightly hazy straw color with a slight pinkish hue, and there is no head. There is a lot of booze (and I mean a lot of hot, solventy alcohol) in the nose, but there are slight notes of honey sweetness, floral hops, and hibiscus flowers. The taste is quite boozy, quite sweet, and a touch sour with an finish that is hot with some residual sweetness, and the palate fuses an oily texture, medium-light body, and a flat carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cgarvieuk (23272) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 2, 2015
Bottle at jesprs... Amber.. No head... Soft spice honey.. Soft honey.. Big raw alcohol... Soft honey.. Light sake tones due to alcohol.. Ligh honey linger

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
deyholla (11017) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - APR 19, 2015
Bottle. Pours a clear amber with no head whatsoever. Aroma is full of dry earthy honey with a bit of earthy hibiscus underlying as well. Flavor is full of sweet honey with a decent amount of booze and a pretty strong earthy hibiscus note.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
douglas88 (8933) - Portland, Oregon, USA - APR 2, 2015
On cask at Belmont Station. Haha with a Viking helmet on the cask. Pours a clear ruby color with obviously no head. The aroma is heavy herbal and sugary, heat is all over. The flavor has a sugary honey base and some interesting floral notes, but for me the main flavor was hot alcohol, burning, chemical like cheap vodka. Lots to like, but not for me.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
seehaferb23 (245) - - APR 1, 2015
This $30 dollar bottle of mead is well worth it. This was definitely a dessert drink. Cheers!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ordybill (1649) - Douglasville, Georgia, USA - MAR 9, 2015
Poured from a large ceramic bottle into a snifter. Aroma- Has a sweet fruit aroma with a strong alcohol smell. Appearance- The color of watered down apple juice, with no head. Taste- The flavor is not bad but it is nowhere near tasting like a beer. Once you get that out of your head the honey flavor isnt bad, there is a strong alcohol taste and bite. Palate- Dry, light bodied beer with no carbonation. Has a syrup like texture. Overall- I think this is slightly over-rated by those before me. It would make a nice aperitif.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
asceticbrewer (69) - Arizona, USA - FEB 25, 2015
Bottle, poured into Duvel glass. Absolutely no head. Aroma is thick honey, floral hops, and alcohol. Taste is sweet, but not cloying, with slight notes of hibiscus and hops, and a heavy alcohol burn. As for mouth feel, it is a little thick for y liking, but overall still a very excellent mead.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Skinnyviking (9325) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 24, 2015
Mead tasting at Taphouse. Ceramic bottle. Mild sweet herbal honey aroma. Flavor a bit more spicy than herbal because of the hibiscus. The sweetness of they honey and the high alcohol percentage is however still present. Long finish.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
HulkingMarine (1) - Georgia, USA - FEB 23, 2015 does not count
This is delicious; unlike anything I have tasted. Kicks you in the face with floral sweetness and a full bodied texture, and has an after taste of honey. Drank the bottle in about 15 minutes and did have a nice buzz.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
BiiruBierBeer (1026) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - FEB 6, 2015
Smells like carpet cleaner. Taste is not much better. Heavy floral and spice taste with a bit of honey. Has a nasty alcohol bite. Nasty as hell.

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