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93 • Wild Blossom Meadery & Winery NV Sweet Desire $36/500 ml.
Brilliant copper color. Interesting aromas of barnyard hay, dried peach, and toasted pecans with a supple, fruity medium body and a orange Tootsie roll, soy, and leather accented finish. Fun and flavor packed; try with desserts and cocktails. (tasted on Jul-14-2014)
91 • Martin Brothers NV Sweet Mead $25.
Bright golden yellow color. Aromas of fallen apple, old spice rack, and toasty walnut brittle with a fruity sweet medium body and a honeydew melon sorbet, spicy poached apple, and mint finish. A tasty, fruity mead that will excel with cheeses. (tasted on Jul-14-2014)
89 • Bee d'Vine Demi Sec $43.
Golden straw color. Aromas of apple and pear skins and farmers cheese with a fruity sweet medium body and a honeyed pineapple, mint leaf, and nutskin finish. An appetizing, well balanced mead (tasted on Jul-14-2014)
87 • Bee d'Vine 2013 Brut $43.|Find-a-Wine|
Pale silvery straw color. Aromas of funky sheep's milk cheese, gooseberries, and candied apples with a soft, fruity light-to-medium body a wintergreen, starfruit, whipped cream, and feijoa finish. A nice range of interesting flavors; serve with artisan cheeses. (tasted on Jul-14-2014)