About Tej

About Tej
Tej is a style of mead from Ethiopia and Eritrea. It typically carries a relatively high abv of 14% and is flavored with gesho, a hops-like bitter herb from a species of buckthorn.

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Easley Regel Tej Mead
90 points
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White gold color. Aromas of lanolin, raw coconut, roasted plantain, dried thyme, and petrol with a soft, bright, off-dry light body and a seamless, relaxed coconut water, peppercorns, and poached peach finish. A smooth and delicate Tej brimming with coconut notes.
90 points $8.99 Best Buy