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[Michigan] Schramm’s Mead Holds Charity Event November 17 – 20

[Michigan] Schramm's Mead Holds Charity Event November 17 - 20

Wine, Dine and Donate at Schramm’s Mead Nov. 17-20 (WJBK) – Mead is a beverage that has been enjoyed for centuries, even at the time of Vikings. Schramm’s Mead in Ferndale is hosting an event to benefit the Children’s Miracle Network at Beaumont Children’s. The Wine Dine and Donate event is Nov. 17-20. Twenty percent of all Schramm’s Mead proceeds ...

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First Coast Brews: Mead all about it! – B. Nektar Meadery

Happy Accidents can produce great product, like B. Nektar's "The Mutant Killer Zombie Manhatten Project Thingy" PHOTO: Stephanie Danley

by Stephanie Danley, WTLV You might have noticed it in shops or even coming soon to our local breweries (Wicked Barley and Engine 15), the trend in craft brewing is moving to Ciders and Meads. The craft beer industry is resurrecting an old style and injecting it with new ideas. I’m always amazed at the creativity in the industry. This ...

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Michigan – Schramm’s Mead Signs with Cavalier for Ohio Distribution

Ken Schramm of Schramm's Mead

Press Release Mar. 18, 2016 at 10:45 AM Ferndale, MI – Schramm’s Mead, the winner of the 2015 RateBeer “#1 Meadery in the World,” has signed a distribution agreement with Cavalier Distributing. The agreement will allow Cavalier to sell Schramm’s meads to retailers throughout the entire state of Ohio immediately. This is Schramm’s Mead’s first distribution agreement outside their home ...

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Michigan mead-makers looking for a way to change laws

A glass of the new chai cider, The Dude's Rug, settles as bottling begins for it at B. Nektar, a mead-making and microbrewery in Ferndale, Tuesday, April 22, 2014. (Photo: Kathleen Galligan Detroit Free Press)

by Todd Spangler, Detroit Free Press 12:16 a.m. EST December 28, 2015 With business growing, honey wine makers still need to learn how to organize and lobby to get laws changed WASHINGTON — In the world of craft beer and beverages, Michigan’s mead makers can only hope to someday have the sway in Congress that hard cider makers do. As ...

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Know Thy Mead

Beers await guests during the Detroit Free Press Craft Classic beer tasting event on Wednesday Dec. 2, 2015, at the Great Lakes Culinary Center in Southfield. The event featured eight beers and a mead, along with food and trivia.(Photo: Ryan Garza, Detroit Free Press)

by Robert Allen, Detroit Free Press 12:15 a.m. EST December 28, 2015 Mead is what you get from fermenting water and honey. Some of the world’s best varieties are made in Michigan, often with the addition of fruits grown here. It’s known as the oldest of alcoholic beverages, and it’s one of the most versatile. “It’s alcohol that you can ...

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Schramm’s Meadery in Ferndale Michigan Gears Up for Massive Expansion

Schramm's is taking over this former grocery store on Livernois to expand production.

by Brenna Houck Sep 11, 2015 Detroit Eater Michigan – Schramm’s Mead in Ferndale is gearing up for a major expansion. Owner Ken Schramm tells Eater that he recently acquired a facility on Livernois near Marshall Street, which will allow the company to grow capacity from 400 gallons per month to nearly 3,000 gallons per month. Currently, the tasting room ...

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