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Old 01-15-2013, 07:59 AM   #1
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So I was drinking mead and forgot that I was drinking it when I went to refresh my glass. So now I am drinking a mix of about 1/4 glass of mead and 3/4 belgian wit. I must say this is an amazing combination. Has anyone else ever done this either by accident or on purpose? Don't know if it can truely be called a braggot as the ingredients weren't fermented together. More like a mead "shanty" of sorts.


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Old 01-15-2013, 08:08 AM   #2
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Not gonna lie this is a great combo.. If I wasn't all about drinking this raspberry melomel straight I would do this ALL the time


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Old 01-15-2013, 08:21 AM   #3
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.5 raspberry melomel/ .5 belgian wit

I call it the drunken elf, seems fitting being in the mad elf chaslice
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Old 01-15-2013, 08:32 AM   #4
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yum! looks and sounds tasty. now clean your keyboard!
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Old 01-15-2013, 08:42 AM   #5
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the keyboard can remaind dirty.. forever, I'm going back for a 3rd helping of this delish beverage
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Ohh my lord this is dangerously good and easy to drink.. as I have just polished off 2 bottles of mead and I wanan go for more...

Maybe not the best Idea as the raspberry mead was 16-18% toi start with.. not sure on actual alcohol content as it was 16% before raspberries entered the beverage... and I added 6 lbs of the amazoing friut
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This was lethal last night, I can't get that delish taste out of my head.. I'm gonna have to brew another mead and a wit with the intent to blend in a keg
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Old 01-16-2013, 03:50 AM   #8
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True story.

I came home after having too many drinks. As a midnight snack before bed I ate left over Thai food. I thought it would be a Great idea to mix it with anchovy paste and nutella so I did and ate it.

It tasted Awesome.

On subsequent days I have failed to replicate the delischiousness of the secret Pad Thai recipe.

Also there was this one time where my best friend thought my glass was her glass, and like 4 drops of apple cider fell into my delischious malt beverage thereby tainting it forever. Friends don't let friend mix their malt beverages.
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.5 raspberry melomel/ .5 belgian wit

I call it the drunken elf, seems fitting being in the mad elf chaslice
On this note troegs will mix mad elf and dreamweaver in their tasting room. They call it mad dream . Its delightful


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