1 gallon batch for beginners! In its simplest form, mead is a fermented alcohol drink made with honey and water, also sometimes called "honey wine." Here's how to make a strawberry mead (or melomel) that's easy enough for beginners like me!
Make Mead Like a Viking - Traditional Techniques for Brewing Natural, Wild-Fermented, Honey-Based Wines and Beers. I'm half way through this book right now, it is excellent, i highly recommend it! Picking up some honey from a local apiarist tomorroq ;
Bee's Knees (Food & Wine): This honey-sweetened Prohibition-era cocktail makes Lynnette Marrero think of spring: “It’s simple, clean and refreshing—like a winter toddy that’s gotten a spring makeover,” she says.