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Maine Mead Works

Open Now: 11:00 - 18:00
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Different experience

We do a lot of traveling and wine tasting and have never tried mead. It was a unique experience... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2018
Lexington, Kentucky
via mobile
Tastes like honey heaven

With all the breweries and distilleries, take a moment to try something new. We visited the Maine... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
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Free Tours Available: 11:30 am & 3:00 pm, Monday - Saurday
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51 Washington Ave, Portland, ME 04101-2617
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Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

We do a lot of traveling and wine tasting and have never tried mead. It was a unique experience. We both prefer more of a desert wine but these was so different we had to buy 3 of the 4 packs. The lavender lemonade and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

With all the breweries and distilleries, take a moment to try something new. We visited the Maine Mead Works on a rainy day to Portland. The staff was knowledgeable and helpful with the tastings. We chose the flight to try 4 different options. Loved them...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 4reuks
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We make homemade wine, and wanted to try to make mead, so decided to stop here. We got a short tour of the mead-making facilities and the guide gave us a few tips. Then we sampled the mead and it was fabulous. They have such...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robin L
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Mead is apparently like wine except made from honey instead of grapes. Still had similar alcohol content. Tried 4 of their Meads and they were pretty good (I still prefer wine). Service was a little slow but okay. There is very little parking here so...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ClButch2014
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Honeymaker Mead stands out in a city filled with breweries. We did a mead tasting flight which includes interesting blends using wildflower honey and herbs like lavender or fruits like apple. Very unique experience and can purchase bottles to take home. Only reason for giving...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Crystal A
Reviewed 13 May 2018

We enjoyed tasting several types of mead. He was very informative. The only bad part was that what we decided we wanted, they didn't have. He suggested various stores that might have them.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mcivli65
Reviewed 2 March 2018

I have been to meaderies (sp?) all over the country. Living in the New York limits my immediate availability to Vineyard produced meads- which in my opinion makes mead waaayyy too sweet- unless I plan on driving for over a few hours. Not unlike other...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Attila_The_Hutt
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

My first experience drinking meade was amazing. We had a flight of 7 different flavors for only $7! The lavender and chai were so good that I purchased a bottle of each. Please visit and support the local businesses!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank astrokarupin
Reviewed 23 October 2017

The variations they have and the types of Mead they make is fantastic! It's fun to experience infusions of lavender. My sister and I did the tour through the Maine Brew Bus and we couldn't have asked for a better experience tasting Mead. If you...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank dnaeh2
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We had an awesome experience tasting the mead here. I wish we had more room in our suitcases to bring even more bottles home! Service was great and we appreciated the suggestions on where to eat dinner. I'm very happy that they ship to Florida...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank solshines
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