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Sacred and Herbal Healing Meads

When I began making mead, my only goal was to create beautiful flavors. Early on though, I met an herbalist who also made meads and almost always infused them with a variety of healing or medicinal herbs. She recommended that … Continue reading

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Follow the Bees

I am fortunate enough to be biking through the Alsace region of France this month and have found inspiration and affirmation for mead making, even though I have not been tasting meads per se. One afternoon on a bike ride, … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Solstice with Mugwort Mead

On Monday, when I realized it was Summer Solstice, I began to consider how to celebrate. And of course, what greater libation for celebrating the earths passage into summer than a glass or two of mead? The only remaining question … Continue reading

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