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Old 10-26-2009, 10:55 PM   #1
Feb 2009
central wisconsin
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I am thinking about trying a batch of mead for the 1st time but I have no idea what it taste or suppose to taste like is there any where I can buy some commercially made mead or certain brands I should be looking for? . I have been looking but can't seem to find any around here anyway( central wisconsin)

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Old 10-27-2009, 12:27 AM   #2
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Places in 'Sconsin:

You can also check out this link for an extensive list of meaderies in the U.S.

Hope that helps

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Old 10-27-2009, 01:38 AM   #3
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I found some at a local grocery store chain (Hillers) right next to the Ports and Sherrys. They carried B Nektar (local label) and Chaucers (california). The Chaucers was reasonably priced $12 and came with some mulling spices. Skip the mulling spices to taste what a straight "show" mead taste like. You can find a review of it in the mead review section.

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Old 10-27-2009, 02:03 AM   #4
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Hey G-pa..where in Central WI are you? I've been brewing meads for a couple years now. I am down in La Crosse, and could certainly let you try a bottle of mine. Heading up to Wausau this THursday for the weekend and some deer hunting.

5 gal secondary: Strawberry Mead
1 gallon secondary: Blood orange Mead
1 gallon secondary: Grape Mead
On Tap: Blackberry Blonde Ale
On Tap: Apple/Cherry Hard Cider

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