Best Inexpensive Mead

Philip Mead  Fresh Pineapple Mead
93 points
$16
Best Buy
Sweet flower honey and loads of pineapple and evocative of its fruit addition without losing sight of the honey foundation; consume with Thai food or all of the German pork dishes.
93 points $16 Best Buy
Door Peninsula Winery  Cherry Buzz Honey Mead Door County
92 points
$11
Best Buy
Exactly what you expect of a cherry honey wine; juicy from start to finish.
92 points $11 Best Buy
Philip Mead  Dark Cacao Mead
92 points
$16
Best Buy
Direct and pronounced flavors of chocolate, tart orange fruits, and honeyed sweetness; clearly utilizing high quality inputs.
92 points $16 Best Buy
Philip Mead  Traditional Sweet Mead
92 points
$16
Best Buy
Unabashedly and wholeheartedly honey in its true self from start to finish.
92 points $16 Best Buy
Philip Mead  Fresh Lemon Mead
91 points
$16
Best Buy
Rich and supple but with a delightful and authentic citrus acidity to elevate it.
91 points $16 Best Buy
Chaucer’s  Sparkling Mead
90 points
$5
Best Buy
A fruity, joyous sparkling mead with complex notes of flowers, citrus and spices.
Awards: 2021 Best Value Mead
90 points $5 Best Buy
Philip Mead  Oak Aged Sweet Mead
90 points
$16
Best Buy
A round sweetness to the body of the mead with an uplifting citrus and mint zest.
90 points $16 Best Buy
Philip Mead  Red Fruits Mead
90 points
$16
Best Buy
Hibiscus and loads of red berries; a whole lot going on without being overly sweet or losing the plot.
90 points $16 Best Buy
Meadow Vista  Pictish Beast Braggot Mead
87 points
$7
Best Buy
A fizzy, fun, sweet and herbal mead.
87 points $7 Best Buy
Meadow Vista  Bliss Sparkling Apple Cyser Mead
87 points
$11
Best Buy
Jazzy and fun,a really enjoyable bright floral character with lime-like acidity.
87 points $11 Best Buy