Bos Meadery is delighted to be offering tasting flights at the Janesville Renaissance Faire on Saturday, May 17th from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. The tasting fee is $7 for 4 (2 oz) pours of Bos Meads. Peter DeVault and Ousia Whitaker-DeVault of Bos Meadery will be on hand to answer your questions and guide you through the tasting. There will be 7 flavors of mead to choose from. To participate in the mead tasting, you can purchase a wrist-band at the gate. Separate from the tasting hours, Bos Mead will be available for sale by the glass at the beverage tent on both days of the Faire.
The Faire will be held at Traxler Park in Janesville, WI is located on the riverside at the corner of N. Parker Dr. and E. Memorial Dr. The full address is 600 N Main St, Janesville WI 53545 (click for a map) The Faire will be open on May 18-19 2013 from 10:00-6:00 Sat, 10:00-6:00 Sun. Rain or Shine!
Admission Fees are as follows: Adults – $7 or $1 off with donation of a non-perishable food to support local charities; Children 5-12 – $5; Children under 5 – FREE!; Seniors, Military, and Police/Fire/Rescue Workers – $5
Please note: you will need to pay both the admission fee and the tasting fee if you would like to try the flight of meads.
Come join us at Braise in Milwaukee on Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 6:30 pm. Learn more about aromas and flavors of different varietals of honey in this side-by-side tasting of honeys and meads. Bos Meadery will lead you on a tour of 5 varietals of honey and the mead that is fermented from each one. You will make some amazing discoveries about how mead is made and the flavor impact of these very different kinds of honeys.
Class begins at 6:30 pm at the Braise culinary school where you will receive a complimentary Braise Bite. After class please feel free to stay and dine at Braise! You will receive a $5 gift card redeemable for an appetizer the evening of the class.
Tickets are $40 and are available here: https://braiselocalfood.3dcartstores.com/Thursday-May-1st-Mead-Honey-Tasting_p_2134.html
This is a part of our celebration of Milwaukee Beer Week.
Bos Meadery will be at the Sugar Maple to release Equinox, the latest and greatest mead for the Spring/ Summer season. It’s a delicate blend of clover honey, rosé grape juice and is finished with a graceful note of lavender. In addition to getting an early taste of this limited release, there will be raffles of Bos Meadery merchandise, tap discounts and samples! Find out more details about the event here.
Head Maker Colleen Bos and Yeast Lord Peter DeVault will also be there to talk about the mead making process and answer questions.