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[Virginia] Silver Hand Meadery Owner Learned About Mead From a Fiction Novel

Glenn Lavender taste tests a mead at the Silver Hand Meadery Jan. 19. (Sarah Fearing/WYDaily)

From Christian rock artist to mead-maker, the many lives of Glenn Lavender By Brandy Centolanza on January 20, 2017 Willimasburg Yorktown Daily Williamsburg, Virginia – A few years ago, while Glenn Lavender was reading the historic fiction novel “Silver Hand” by Stephen Lawhead, the book “described mead in such a way that it really made me want to taste it,” ...

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[VIDEO] Virginia: Silver Hand Meadery quenches thirst and curiosity in Williamsburg

Silver Hand Meadery owner Glenn Lavender does a $9 honey tasting for customers at the meadery.

By Adrienne Mayfield Virginia Gazette Curiosity brings many people to Silver Hand Meadery for the first time. A delicious drink distilled in Williamsburg is what owners Glenn and Sherri Lavender hope will keep them coming back. Mead is an alcoholic drink with a honey base. Like some craft beers and wines, mead can be flavored with fruits and spices. “Mead’s ...

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Silver Hand Meadery to Debut First Meads, Celebrate Grand Opening

Silver Hand Meadery will open Saturday. (Ty Hodges/WYDaily)

By Ty Hodges on March 1, 2016 Williamburg Yorktown Daily Glenn and Sherri Lavender, the owners of the Silver Hand Meadery located at 224 Monticello Ave., hope this weekend’s grand opening ceremonies will be the bee’s knees. The Silver Hand Meadery, which officially opened in November, is ready to unveil its first two original meads, “Virginia Moon” and “Dream By ...

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Virginia: Region’s first meadery opens in Williamsburg

Glenn and Sherri Lavender recently opened Silver Hand Meadery to the public in Williamsburg.

by Tara Bozick The Daily Press December 7, 2015 The region’s first meadery, producing an ancient honey-based alcoholic drink popular in the Middle Ages, opened its doors in Williamsburg. Silver Hand Meadery opened Nov. 21 with guided honey tastings so the public can begin to learn about mead which is made from fermented honey. “We want to help people understand ...

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Silver Hand Meadery – Virginia – New Business Hopes to Make a Buzz with Craft Mead

New Business Hopes to Make a Buzz with Craft Mead

April 14, 2015 By Ian Brickey Williamsburg Yorktown Daily The latest addition to the Williamsburg area’s burgeoning craft alcoholic beverages scene is taking a page out of an old playbook — medieval, to be precise. The Silver Hand Meadery is seeking approval from the City of Williamsburg to open at a location on Monticello Avenue near the Monticello Shopping Center. ...

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