The Libations, Legends, and Lore of History's Oldest Drink
By: Fred Minnick
With fantastical narratives, home-brewing instructions, and original craft cocktail recipes, Mead is the ultimate exploration of the resurgent alcoholic beverage that is nearly as old as time itself.
DISCOVER - Explore the rich history of mead across ancient Greece, the Roman Empire, the age of the Vikings, medieval Europe, Elizabethan England, and the contemporary United States.
BREW - Learn the secrets of fermentation and create 25 unique varieties of mead, one of the simplest homebrews.
MIX - Shake up more than 50 cocktails, from updated classics to new favourites crafted by some of today’s top bartenders. Sip it straight from a pewter stein, or strain it into something fancy - any way you pour, its a honey of a drink!