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[VIDEO] Oregon: New hand crafted honey wine finds home in Roseburg

Roseburg's very first “meadery” has been introduced, made with local honeys and handcrafted with the Umpqua's very own fruits and berries. (SBG photo / Ashley Honea)

By Ashley Honea KPIC Channel 4 Roseburg, Oregon ROSEBURG, Ore. – Wine and craft beers have made themselves a comfortable and booming home in southern Oregon, but now there’s a new spin on hand-crafted drinks. Roseburg’s very first “meadery” has been introduced, made with local honeys and handcrafted with the Umpqua’s very own fruits and berries. Mead is a honey ...

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Modern mead: Is honey wine Asheville’s next big thing?

ALL ABOUT THE PROCESS: Mazer Ivar Schloz says he did extensive research to find the perfect fermenting vessels for his meadery. Photo by Cindy Kunst

Posted on January 6, 2015 by Gina Smith The Mountain Express Asheville, North Carolina The mention of mead is likely to bring to mind Vikings and Renaissance fairs rather than sophisticated sipping and food pairings. But times and tastes are changing, and some locals have their sights set on modernizing perceptions and knocking the dust off the ancient drink’s faded ...

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