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
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.