Matricaria Chamomile Mead (off-dry)
Gold Medal, Washington Wine Awards 2023 (Score of 92).
Off-dry mead with chamomile flowers added offers a distinctly amplified honey presence, with apple and hints of cinnamon and vanilla. Smooth body with bittersweet floral taste, and crisp, clean finish. 12% ABV, 750ML.
(Matt-rih-car-ee-ah) is a latin Genus of Old World flowering plants in the Asteraceae family. Matricaria recutita, or Chamomile, is the single herbal addition to this Metheglin. Matricaria is a complex concoction for the contemporary palate.
Two extraction methods offer enjoyers of this metheglin to experience a comprehensive taste profile, and a full appreciation for chamomiles tannic, bitter, and soft notes in palatable sequence.
Pairing suggestions: Enjoy with anything containing cinnamon or mulling spices. Carmelized pecans, almonds, or green salad with cranberries and pecans. Pulled pork, pasta salads, dishes with Apples or Pears such as apple pie, baked apples, fresh apples with Chèvre, or pear salad. Pairs beautifully with flan or cheesecake at dessert, or even a stand alone evening glass.