Code: CZ6802A | Brand: Miroslav Basta

Miroslav Basta - Medovina staroceska - Old Bohemian Mead - 0.75 l 11%

€10.81 €8.93 excl. VAT
Sweet metheglin with lower alcohol content and combination of spiced inspired by oldest recipies.
Category: Metheglins
Weight: 1.25 kg
Producer: Miroslav Bašta
Honey source: mixed
Production process: boiled
Alcohol: 11%
Sweetness: semi-sweet
Flavour: spiced
Volume: 0.75 l
Country of origin: Czech republic
Price/l: € 14.40
Original title: Medovina staročeská
Composition: water, honey, spices
News order: M0185
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Sweet metheglin with lower alcohol content and combination of spiced inspired by oldest recipies.

Drinkable honey - mead was a drink of our ancestors. It was favourite drink among all people - everybody drank it for t's unique taste, for pleasure and happiness. Mead was also used as a sacrifice to gods for succesful harvest of as a natural tax for nobilities and church. This sweet mead contains unique mixture of spices together with lighter alcohol percentage.


Mead is an alcoholic beverage fermented from honey and water, with possibility of addition of other ingredients such as spices or herbs or in combination with fruit juices.


Metheglin is a type of mead with added (maturated) spices and herbs.

Type of honey

Flower and honeydew honey together

Production process

This mead was boiled before fermentation. The thermal process has certain technological advantages, however, some valuable components of honey are damaged, especially during prolonged boiling. You will not recognize the production process in taste, but it is typical for boiled mead that they are more golden in color because honey partially caramelize at high temperatures.

Producer Miroslav Basta

Family meadery from South Bohemia.

A local producer of mead located in a clean, quiet area of Třeboň region full of meadows, forests and ponds.

Miroslav Bašta is a small local producer in the Třeboň region. It produces mead boiled from its own honey and the surrounding local beekeepers. In addition to natural, the offer also includes other types, including the desired almond, which is flavored using traditional methods, i.e. maceration of crushed almonds without the use of aromas, as is common elsewhere.

The flavor of all meads is very mild.