A selection of suppliers/makers of mead.
For those not in the know, mead is probably the oldest alcoholic drink in the world with archaeological evidence suggesting it has been made as far back as 7000BCE. It has been found in Europe, Africa, Asia and the Americas. In Europe, it is synonymous with the Celts, the Vikings and with the monastic system.
In its simplest form, mead is made from fermenting honey and water. This is why you can really taste the honey in it. variations can be made on this simple recipe using fruit, herbs and spices, depending on the season.
Mead has become increaingly popular over the last few years and has been a favorate amongst reenactors for much longer hense its place here.
Afon Mêl is a meadery in New Quay, West Wales. https://www.facebook.com/afonmelmead/ https://www.afonmel.com/Read more.
Lindisfarne Mead https://www.facebook.com/lindisfarnemead/ https://www.harryhotspurholdings.co.uk/lindisfarne-mead/shop/meadRead more.
Lyme Bay Winery
https://www.facebook.com/LymeBayWinery/ https://www.lymebaywinery.co.uk/meadRead more.
Magic Mead is made with only natural products that are all sourced in the West Midlands. Our mead is simplyRead more.
https://www.facebook.com/mercianmead/ https://mercianmead.co.uk/Read more.
Rogue Trading is a business focused on mead; its history, its making and, unsurprisingly, its taste. Rogue Trading is aRead more.
The Lancashire Mead Company
Small-batch Mead production company, with many years of experience purely producing mead as a home brewer. Brewed with love forRead more.
The More Mead Company
The More Mead Company. Specialist purveyors and producers of legendary artisan Meads. The More Mead Company was founded on theRead more.
The Rookery - Craft Mead The Rookery is a small meadery based in Perthshire. Who produce high-quality mead using localRead more.
Trolls Bottom Mead http://www.trollsbottom.com/Read more.