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Today we are trying a Black Mead! This is a mead made with Black Currents and it is made by the White Winter Winery. They are a Winery out of Wisconsin and I was really excited to try this when I was looking for meads around me. Let me know what you think below and
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This is the second in our Dansk Mjod Viking Blood Clone Videos. To see the first, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p5g1kgFJ75U In this episode, we add hops to the hibiscus mead base, we also add another ingredient, but.. SPOILERS! So far, this is turning out great, we take a specific gravity reading and get to taste it. This is
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Viking Blood Mead – One Year Taste Test! The Mead that started it all for City Steading, Viking Blood. It’s been a whole year since we bottled it, and we had two bottles left. So… what to do? Well, to finish off Viking Blood week, why not a taste test? Viking Blood is a cherry
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Today I’m finally opening a mead that’s been sitting for 7 months without being touched. I’ve just let this mead age and do it’s own thing, but now we’re ready to see how it is! It’s a capsicumel, so a mead that has pepper in it. It’ll be really interesting to see let this one
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A sweet sack style mead, made by award winning English Winery Lyme Bay in collaboration with The English Heritage Company. Heritage mead is based on their traditional honey mead but with the inclusion on hard spices and citrus. The best selling sweet/sack mead on the UK market, its a must try for any mead fan.
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Bourbon Bochet! Keep or Dump? I’m done with this one. From minute one, it’s not what I was hoping for. Will I make a bochet again? Probably, but not like this. It tastes pretty good though I have to admit, and Bourbon Bochet will live in infamy on the City Steading channel as a testament
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Black Currant Black Pepper Wine Bottling. Finally, it’s ready, and by the time you read this… much of it is… gone! We drank it! This is the third installment in this wine making series. We will rack it again, and put it into bottles. It’s now 3 months old and… it’s amazing. The making of
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Bourbon Bochet – Out of Limbo. Back in October of 2018 we made a Bochet Mead. We had high hopes but little experience in making a bochet mead, and so… we made this dark, forboding, yet incredibly good smelling concoction, and let it ferment. Well, it fermented a bit, but nowhere near enough. We tried
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Today I’m trying my Raspberry Bochet Mead after it has been sitting and aging for quite some time. I’m trying to decide what I want the next step to be. I could let it age for awhile or I could go ahead and let it bottle age. Let me know what you think below and
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https://drive.google.com/open?id=1eIii-FP3jksfIMjgsKWVOpsLJAhv3IV4 Today we are talking about the importance of the first 72 hours of mead making. Check out my notes above to follow along or just read yourself. Make sure you have a hydrometer, yeast nutrients and energizers and some patience! Consistent mead making takes a little time and some effort. www.ManMadeMead.com www.Patreon.com/ManMadeMead www.Facebook.com/ManMadeMeadery Check
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Jalapeno Mead – Capsicumel – Is it finally done? Capsicumel, or Pepper Mead, even Chile Mead, is honey wine fermented with peppers or chiles, in our case, our home grown jalapenos. The peppers add heat, but more importantly an additional chile flavor you just can’t get any other way. It’s Brian’s favorite mead, by far.
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Craisin Mead, Cranberry Mead – How Bad Can it Be? Well… I won’t give it away, but… yeah. What’s the worst that can happen if you make mead with those little raisin things they make from cranberries, you know, craisins? How bad can it be, right? A little honey, some dehydrated fruit pellets…. you know,
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Become a Patreon Member and gain access to cool exclusive content! www.Patreon.com/ManMadeMead Today we are taking the 7.5 Gallon Bochet and moving it into a new bucket. We are also adding some new ingredients to test and see how we might be able to alter the mead itself. I’m really excited to try adding some
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