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Brewed by Moniack Castle Mead
Style: Mead
Inverness, Scotland

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RATINGS: 48   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44/5   EST. CALORIES: 438   ABV: 14.6%
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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
robinvboyer (4308) - Sturgeon Falls, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 6, 2017
750ml bottle from the lcbo. Clear Copper pour, long legs on the glass with no head. Aroma is very floral, honeysuckle, with hints if tulip, and a subtle yet pungent Aroma of slowly rotting bouquet of flowers. Mouth feel. Is viscous and oily. Finish is slightly sweet, flavours of sherry, and very sweet apples, with more rotting bouquet, and floral mouth coating yeasty honey. Quite the drink.... Not quite sure what to make of it.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
CalumScotland (174) - Hamilton, SCOTLAND - JUN 15, 2015
I have tried this a few times a nice mead easy to drink nice taste and smell good aroma

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
danlo (2751) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - DEC 23, 2013
75cl bottle. Clear orange amber colour, some initial bubbles that quickly disappear leaving no head and deep honey aroma, herby, with liquorice & earthy alcohol. Honey flavour, some sweetness, plus flowery, spice & grassy notes. Syrupy mouthfeel, medium to full bodied, low carbonation, warming finish. Very drinkable.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tommann (3490) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - SEP 22, 2012
750ml bottle. Pours deep orange with no head. Aroma is lemon, aniseed, honey and beeswax. Taste is sweet, lemon, honey, sweet beeswax finish. Tasty.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 5, 2012
75cl bottle from Drink Monger. Pours a dark golden colour with an aroma of honey, alcohol and yeast. Similar flavours and just a little sweet. A lovely slick, oily mouth-feel with lingering sweet honey and alcohol. Certainly one of the better meads Ive had.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
weaselkenievil (1608) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - JAN 18, 2012
Bottle shared at 4:20, Rome, cheers Alex! Being the first mead Ive ever had, I have little to compare this against and no real idea whether this is a good one or not. Anyway, who cares what anyone says about it but me? Im the guy drinking it. Strong and sweet dusty aroma dominated by honey. Sweet honey flavour, some heather, touch of sourness. Surprisingly easy to drink once you work your way down the bottle. Nobody else seems to be drinking this so me being the graveyard of unwanted drinks,best finish this.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
worldbeertaste (1800) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 4, 2011
True falling over juice. Dark brown amber. Smell and taste of pure honey. Sweet. Smooth heavy body.Delicious!!!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (19540) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 15, 2011
Bottle at 4:20. Clear, light and bright gold. Light booze aroma, some fruits and honey. Sweet, but not the sweetest mead Ive had - which is nice. Full bodied and warming. Sugar, honey and mild alcohol on the finish. Nice.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Christian (13078) - Odense, DENMARK - SEP 13, 2010
Golden with no head. Vineous fruity aroma with herbs and honey. Sweet floral honey flavour. Cloying sweetness.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
KimJohansen (10435) - Frederiksberg C, Dnemark, DENMARK - SEP 9, 2010
Clear golden. Sweet aroma with floral notes. Flavour had honey, flowers and fruity notes. Finished sweet.


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