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Meadow Vista

Meadow Vista
Bliss Sparkling Blueberry Haskap Mead

Category: Melomel

Date Tasted:
Country: Canada
Alcohol: 12%
89 Points
Highly Recommended
$13

Meadow Vista
Bliss Sparkling Blueberry Haskap Mead

Category: Melomel

Date Tasted:
Country: Canada
Alcohol: 12%
Ruby color. Aromas and flavors of watermelon cooler, raspberry, and graphite with a supple, crisp, spritzy, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a sleek, brisk finish revealing notes of strawberry sorbet finish. A fruity, spritzy Melomel.

Tasting Info

Mead Glass Style: Fruity, Juicy & Smooth & Non-Oaky
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with notes of strawberry sorbet
Enjoy Enjoy: Now with food and on its own
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A fruity, spritzy melomel.

The Producer

Meadow Vista Honey Wines

The Producer
3975 June Springs Rd
SE Kelowna, BC V1Z 4B9
Canada
1 250-862-2337

Their Portfolio

88 Meadow Vista Cloud Horse Mead 12% (Canada) $19.05.
91 Meadow Vista Mabon Mead 12.1% (Canada) $19.05.
BR Meadow Vista Rubus Mead 12.5% (Canada) $19.95. - Bronze Medal
87 Meadow Vista Rubus Blackberry Mead 12.5% (Canada) $17.00.
89 Meadow Vista Bliss Sparkling Blueberry Haskap Mead 12% (Canada) $13.00.
88 Meadow Vista Pictish Beast Braggot Mead 10% (Canada) $7.00.
86 Meadow Vista Mabon Spiced Mead 12% (Canada) $17.00.
BR Meadow Vista Cloud Horse Mead 12% (Canada) $17.00. - Bronze Medal

Melomel

Melomel is a traditional mead to which fruit has been added. The fruit character is the driver here, and whether dry or sweet should be very evident. Key here is a natural, ‘off-the-vine’ evocation rather than any suggestion of artificial flavorings.