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[Virginia] Leesburg-Based Honey Grail Headed to National Competition

[Virginia] Leesburg-Based Honey Grail Headed to National Competition

by Renss Greene Loudon Now Chris Ekechukwu walked into a room in Washington, DC, with a two-minute pitch for his mead, and left with a ticket to the Samuel Adams Brewing the American Dream finals in Boston in December. Ekechukwu created the company Honey Grail and its main product, Boudica’s Uprising Honey Mead. It is a light, semi-sweet, sparkling take ...

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How to make your own honey mead

Adding fruit or spices to mead as it brews can give it different flavors and colors. (Photo: Zaneta Baranowska/Shutterstock)

With simple ingredients and a little patience, you can bottle your own ‘drink of the gods.’ By: Chanie Kirschner August 21, 2015, 3:46 p.m. Mother Nature Network Mead is experiencing a resurgence in the United States and, if you want to try it, you can whip up a batch at home. Produced from the mixture of honey, water and yeast, ...

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