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Meadery of the Rockies

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We LOVE the Meadery!

We just visited the Western Slope for the first time in 18 years since we moved back to Texas. We... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Donna S
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Excellent Tasting Room

The Meadery of the Rockies produce 12 types of wine, with most of them of the Mead variety. The... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
RokLov
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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As Colorado's first and most bee-loved meadery, Meadery of the Rockies makes an array of honey based wines. We start with pure, raw orange blossom honey, then ferment it. We also craft fruit wine and honey wine blends. They're blends of mead and...more
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3701 G Rd, Palisade, CO 81526-8614
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

We visited the Meadery in late August; the room is very pleasant and the gifts they have are varied and a nice selection. The person doing the pours was very busy so we didn't find out very much about the wines. We did taste several...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Wyocowgirl76
Colleen L, Manager at Meadery of the Rockies, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Hello Wyocowgirl76, Thank you for your recent visit to Meadery of the Rockies. Our tasting rooms tend to get pretty busy during the season, so I apologize if you were left wanting. Mead tends to be a bit sweeter, but we're happy you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Popped into the Meadery before heading out of town with my sis and brother-in-law looking to purchase a bottle. The staff member did not allow me to start with the wine I wanted. They did not give a reason why or explain why you should...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Brian F
Colleen L, Manager at Meadery of the Rockies, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Hi Brian F, I am sorry to hear you had a less than enjoyable experience at Meadery of the Rockies. Customer Focus is part of our Mission Statement and we do extensive training with our team members to ensure they understand how important it is....More

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We just visited the Western Slope for the first time in 18 years since we moved back to Texas. We were thrilled to find the Meadery still as wonderful as we remembered. Friendly, informative staff, nice tastings and we joined their wine club so we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Donna S
Colleen L, Manager at Meadery of the Rockies, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Welcome back to Palisade and welcome to Wine Club! As the original meadery in CO, it's nice to hear we haven't lost any of our charm and that our award winning mead is as "wonderful as we remembered"! Thank you very much for taking the...More

Reviewed 24 June 2018

The Meadery of the Rockies produce 12 types of wine, with most of them of the Mead variety. The house rule is 5 free tastes. I informed them that I intended to buy a case, so I was allowed to taste more. The staff at...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RokLov
Colleen L, Manager at Meadery of the Rockies, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2018

Hello RokLov, So glad to hear Apricot Honey Wine is one of your favorites. It is so delicious! It pairs wonderfully with spicy Asian food. Thanks you so very much for coming to visit us and sharing the Joy of our wine with your friends!...More

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

One of our favorite tasting rooms! I love mead, nice change from the usual. Mixing chocolate with cherry and raspberry in the mead is fabulous!! Their gift items are super fun!More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank danamorganbarnes
Colleen L, Manager at Meadery of the Rockies, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Hello D! Ooooo...our Chocolate Honey Wines are so de-lish! They make a wonderful dessert or nightcap; chilled or room temp. Thank you for letting people know about them! We sure appreciate you coming to see us and taking the time to write a review. Cheers!...More

Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

The meadery is a fun place to visit. The location is conveniently located inside the town of Palisade. The wine is sweet & delicious. They have a lovely gift shop & offer tours.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank BaileyL99
Colleen L, Manager at Meadery of the Rockies, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Hello BaileyL99, Isn't mead fun and delicious? So glad you gave it a try on your recent visit to the area! Thanks for taking time to write a review for us, we truly appreciate it! Hope we see you again soon- Cheers! Colleen

Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

The Honey flavor of this wine was delightful. The two guys working were super friendly and knowledgeable. My husband was asking all kinds of questions about Mead wines. All four of us in my group agreed that the Strawberry Mead was our favorite.More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Angela G
Colleen L, Manager at Meadery of the Rockies, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Hello AG, Strawberry Honey...YUM! Did you know our Strawberry Honey Wine won Best in Show and Double Gold medals at the Denver International Wine competition? It is a favorite among many and we're thrilled you like it too! Thank you for spending some time with...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

When I think of my trips to the Meadery it reminds me of Winnie The Pooh licking honey off his paws. My tummy rumbles and my mouth waters just thinking of their great meads. The staff here is so friendly. They’ll guide you through the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank mamamorby
Colleen L, Manager at Meadery of the Rockies, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Hello Mamamorby, I think Winnie the Pooh would love our meads, although I don't think he's old enough to drink :-) Strawberry Honey Wine is always a favorite, so thanks for recommending it to readers. Next time you are in, please ask for me -...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018

Meadery of the Rockies is a great little store with a helpful and knowledgeable staff. They offer tastings so you know exactly what you are purchasing and that you will like the product.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Tiffini A
Colleen L, Manager at Meadery of the Rockies, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Hi Tiffini, So happy to hear you enjoyed your recent visit to Meadery of the Rockies. "Taste before you buy" eliminates the guess work for sure! We sure hope to see you again. Cheers! Colleen

Reviewed 21 November 2017

Customer service was great, wines were unique, and they honored military discount! You wont be disappointed!More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank greentraveler2017
Colleen L, Manager at Meadery of the Rockies, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Hello Greentraveler2017, Thank you for encouraging folks to come in and sample our mead. It really is a unique beverage and needs to be tried in order to fully understand what all the "buzz" is about. Please come and see us again soon! Cheers! Colleen...More

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As long as you pick up after them.
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