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Alumnus brews mead for the modern age

Charm City Meadworks is brewed and bottled in Baltimore, Maryland. The brewery offers nine varieties of mead ranging in flavors from cinnamon to rosemary and alcohol percentages from 6.9 to 12 percent. The mead is available in bottles, cans and even kegs.

by Maddy Bonnabeaux, Correspondent North Carolina State University The Technician The refreshing drink of the Vikings is creating a buzz, and it’s outside of Renaissance fairs. Mead, one of the oldest drinks in the world, is making a comeback. Coined as the “nectar of the gods,” the fermented drink is created by adding water and yeast to honey. When infused ...

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St. Louis Craft Beer Week Celebrates National Mead Day With Beekeeping, Workshops and Honey Tastings

Mead is making a comeback in the Midwest.

by Macy Salama Feast Magazine Design2Brew is hosting Missouri’s first-ever celebration in honor of National Mead Day, August 1, in collaboration with St. Louis Craft Beer Week. Though the event is taking place amongst craft beer, Design2Brew owner Stephanie Drilling says the question of what category mead falls under is in constant debate. “Wine people consider mead a wine, and ...

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