Tips & News

White Winter Winery

White Winter Winery was the first commercial mead I’d ever had after Chaucers. Needless to say, I was *extremely* impressed with Kim & Jon’s wa...

Mead: History, Current Technology And Prospects

Kime and Morse' article on Mead has long been considered one of the definitive articles on the history and technology of making mead. Delving not o...

Some Notes About Honey – 1669

submitted by Cindy Renfrow In these quotes from 16th-17th c. English sources, you will see that the best honey was allowed to drip out of the combs...

Tej in America

by Virginia Davis From the Fall '89 Meadmakers Journal The national drink of Ethiopia is T'ej, a golden sweet honey-wine. T'ej is a mead that is in...

Mede in Japan

Mede in the Edo Period in Japan Dear Mead Lovers, Here is a story about the knowledge of Mead in the Edo Period of Japan. During a recent research ...

Healing With Mead

Father Kneipp, Priessnitz, a Bavarian priest. Father Sebastian Kneipp, was a famous old German priest, who lived from 1821 to 1897. He was a Naturo...

Tej: Ancient Honey Beer

Miriam Kresh Petach Tikvah, Israel February, 2003 Introduction My Tej-making adventure started with the WildWines list’s comments on mead-making an...

IX. Newsgroups and Mailing Lists

Lots of folks talking about mead in lots of places with lots of other people. Newsgroups you can find mead discussions on: rec.crafts.meadmaking Th...

VIII. Weblinks

NOTE: Web sites come and go, and move. Some of these links may no longer be active. Please check the links section for current links. http://www.ci...

VII. Articles

Safe Brewing by Miriam Kresh Tej – Ancient Honey Beer by Miriam Kresh How is Your Sex Drive, Honey? – BBC News Healing with Mead by Dr. med. Gabi G...

VI. Wine and Winemaking

Leon Adams.  _The Wines of America_  San Francisco: McGraw Hill, 1990. Stanley Anderson & Dorothy Anderson.  _Winemaking: Recipes, Equipment, a...

V. General Interest

Eva Crane. _The Archaeology of Beekeeping_ New York: Cornell University Press, 1983. ISBN 0-80140-1609-4 Gene Ford. _The Benefits of Moderate Drink...