Code: LT0204 | Brand: Šušvės midus

Šušvės midus - Midus Kanapinis (Hemp mead) - 0.5 l 14%, glass

€18.40 €15.21 excl. VAT
In stock (>5 pcs)
Lithuanian mead Kanapinis is fermented from summer honey with a strong taste and a mixture of traditional Lithuanian herbs - hemp seeds. Min. 50% honey and is filled into original bottles.
Delivery to:
7.3.2024
Category: Metheglins
Weight: 1 kg
Producer: Šušvės midus
Production process: boiled
Alcohol: 14%
Sweetness: sweet
Volume: 0.5 l
Country of origin: Lithuania
Price/l: € 36.80
Original title: Midus Kanapinis
Composition: honey, water, hemp seeds
Preservatives: sulphites
News order: M0561

Lithuanian mead Kanapinis is fermented from summer honey with a strong taste and a mixture of traditional Lithuanian herbs - hemp seeds. Min. 50% honey and is filled into original bottles.

Amber, herbal, medium sweet, meadow summer scent and floral scent.

The strong taste of roasted hemp is in line with the best taste of honey.

mead

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

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

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 Šušvės midus

Near the famous fortified settlement of Plinkaigalio, on the banks of the fast-flowing river Šušvė, where our ancestors already prospered in prehistoric times, the old craft of mead production was revived.