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Mead Making Bootcamp to be Held at UC Davis – California

Honey Wine or My Foray into Mead

California – A Mead Making Bootcamp will take place in the UC Davis, Leed Platinum Research and Teaching Winery on Thursday, Jan. 12, followed by the Beginner’s Introduction to Mead Making on Friday, Jan. 13 and Saturday, Jan. 14. The day-long Mead Making Bootcamp will be led by university winemaker, Chik Brenneman and assistant winemaker Melissa Pellini. The cost for ...

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California: There’s a new pub coming to Long Beach: This one specializes in cider and mead

Brenda and Otto Radtke are opening Great Society Cider & Mead at 601 E Broadway in Long Beach. (Stephen Carr / Staff Photographer)

By Andrew Edwards, Press-Telegram A pair of cider aficionados determined to build a business rooted in their enthusiasm for the beverage on Thursday will open a specialty pub devoted almost exclusively on cider and mead, a fermented honey beverage. “What we decided was, right now what the industry really needs was not another cider maker, but a place to drink ...

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California: Heidrun Meadery: Get Into Mead Ahead of the Hipster Curve

California: Heidrun Meadery: Get Into Mead Ahead of the Hipster Curve

By Brian Gerson Bayarea.com Take a quick northward drive across one iconic bridge and through several lushly forested groves, and you’ll find yourself in Point Reyes Station, a small town known for oysters, cheeses, natural beauty and, more than ever these days, mead. You can thank Heidrun Meadery (11925 State Rt. 1) for the latter. In 2011, owner Gordon Hull ...

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California: Stick Sweet Stuff – HoneyRun Winery

California: Stick Sweet Stuff - HoneyRun Winery

Sticky sweet stuff HoneyRun Winery doesn’t bottle typical vino By Howard Hardee NewsReview.com Amy Hasle often has to explain the difference between her business, HoneyRun Winery, and the Honey Run Covered Bridge, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Some confusion is understandable, she says. Hasle and her husband, John, live about a mile from the iconic ...

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