Code: LV0208S | Brand: Šušvės midus

Šušvės midus - Midus Pilėnų (Black currant mead) - 0.25 l ceramic

€11.80 €9.75 excl. VAT
In stock (4 pcs)
Linden flower honey and blackcurrant berry juice give this sweet Lithuanian mead an intense ruby color and a strong blackcurrant aroma. The rich full flavor with tannins creates a perfectly balanced mead filled into original ceramics.
Delivery to:
1.11.2021
Category: Sample volumes
Weight: 0.75 kg
Producer: Šušvės midus
Honey source: nectar
Production process: boiled
Alcohol: 14.00%
Sweetness: sweet
Flavour: currant
Volume: 0.25 l
Country of origin: Lithuania
Price/l: € 47.20
Original title: Midus Pilėnų
Composition: linden honey, black currant, water
Preservatives: sulphites

Min. 50% honey and wild blackcurrant growing along the river Šušvė. The name "Pilėnų" does not mean "black currant" in Lithuanian, but refers to the inhabitants of medieval castles (family, servants, craftsmen ...) who lived in the castle and enjoyed similar mead.

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.

Melomel: Melomel is a fruit mead with is fermented from honey and fruit juices.

Blossom honey or nectar comes from the nectar of various flowers.

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.

Details about meadery 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.

You can read more information about the manufacturer on the Brand tab.

Quality products in Medovinárna

The mead shop sells only products and mead from local or proven producers. When choosing our assortment, its quality is primary. We don't sell lower quality or industrial products just because they also have a target group.

Our customers are looking for our store precisely because they will find an assortment here that they can trust and all they have to do is choose a product or mead that they like. We have such a wide selection that everyone will find their favorite mead in it.

If you are unsure about the selection, write an e-mail to eshop@medovinarna.com or enter a question about the product.

Other information about product you may find in Mead World catalog by product code LV0208S.