Brewed by Dansk Mjød
Style: Mead
Billund, Denmark


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RATINGS: 274   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48/5   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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fonefan (50674) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 5, 2010

Bottle 700ml. ceramic bottle.

Clear medium yellow orange color with no head. Aroma is moderate to light heavy honey, spicy honey, spicy flowers - hibicus, moderate alcohol. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet with a average to long duration, maderia. Body is medium to full, texture is syrupy, carbonation is flat, finish feel is moderate alcoholic. [20100618]

yespr (47039) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - APR 6, 2008
25 cL bottle. Pours almost clear and golden orange with no head. Honey, wineous and raisin sweet aroma. Sweet flavour with a solid floral and honey note. Ends with warming alcohol and sweet.

Ungstrup (38242) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUL 13, 2004
The aroma is very sweet with strong notes of flowers, but also alcohol and honey. The color is orange and it has no head. The flavor is quite sweet, but not too much, and it has strong notes of honey but also flowers noticably elderberryflowers. The alcohol runs warming and tickling over the tongue.

joergen (28949) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 30, 2005
Bottled. Clear amber coloured with no head. Sweet aroma of honey with notes of fruits and spices. Sweet flavour of honey, spices, fruits and alcohol.

oh6gdx (26487) - Vasa, FINLAND - MAY 14, 2012
Bottled (from International Delicatessen, Kastrup Airport). Amber colour, no head. Aroma is honey, strong herbs and spices. Flavour is rather much the same in a quite nice thick form. Rather spicy compared to the other means from Dansk Mjöd.

cgarvieuk (25704) - 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

omhper (25546) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - FEB 27, 2006
Bottled. Clear amber. Aroma of honey, herbal spices and alcohol. Very sweet, and the smooth warming qualities of Vikingernes Mjød is replaced by burning alcohol and intense sweetness. In the end it tastes more like vodka diluted with honey than anything else. I’m not very impressed, even though some of the herbal notes are really nice .

Papsoe (25059) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 7, 2005
UPDATED: MAY 14, 2007 (Ceramic bottle 75 cl) Clear, very dark amber. Dark, vinous notes - not unlike port. Distinct sweetness, but the honey notes are not as strong as in other meads. Extremely complex and refined flavour pattern with impressions of dried or even overripe fruit. Lovely warming alcohol. 170605

Rasmus40 (21695) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JAN 22, 2013
Bottle courtesy of Saxo. Clear golden without head. Aroma is sweet, honey, alcohol and herbal. Flavor is very sweet. Very sweet finish with heavy alcohol. Oily. 220113

fiulijn (21022) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 25, 2005
Amber color. Aroma of perfume, alcohol, herbs. Sweet and very warming, harmonious flavors; in the end it’s almost burning. Good.

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