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Mead - Sweet Mead


Top 10 Sweet Mead Recipes

Title Size ABV IBU OG FG Color Method Views
Fergus Redmead's Pumpkin Pie mead
5 gal 1.3% 0 1.013 1.003
All Grain 1988
Fergus Redmead's maple mead
5 gal 0% 0 1 1
extract 1663
Sweet Mead
5 gal 13.85% 0 1.141 1.035
extract 1572
Maple Syrup Mead
5.5 gal 11.65% 0 1.118 1.03
BIAB 1500
Jason's Big Citrus Mead
24 L 21.85% 0 1.175 1.009
All Grain 1309
mead1-01
5.5 gal 15.21% 16.66 1.155 1.039
extract 869
Mead
1 gal 9.64% 0 1.097 1.023
extract 826
Orange-Apple mead
5.5 gal 16.27% 0 1.165 1.041
All Grain 709
#71 Bochet
11 L 10.89% 0 1.119 1.036
All Grain 676
Mjød
10 L 14.15% 0 1.144 1.036
All Grain 567

Newest Sweet Mead Recipes

Title Size ABV IBU OG FG Color Method Views
The Buckwheat Stops Here Wildflower Mead
5 gal 15.69% 0 1.121 1.001
extract 22
DragonsAreReal
0.75 gal 9.74% 0 1.081 1.007
extract 37
Awesome Recipe
2 gal 9.29% 0 1.076 1.005
Partial Mash 36
Nord Mead
7.5 gal 15.97% 0 1.123 1.002
extract 94
Chokecherry Mead
5 gal 14.94% 0 1.118 1.018
extract 91
Honey Mead Traditional
1 gal 24.46% 0 1.189 1.003
extract 80
Ginger mead
2 gal 8.19% 0 1.063 1.001
extract 87
Awesome Recipe
1 gal 16.33% 0 1.126 1.002
All Grain 117
Strawberry Sweet Mead
5.5 gal 9.9% 0 1.076 1.001
extract 105
#21 Ginger Mead
4.5 L 19.22% 0 1.15 1.004
Partial Mash 195

Fermentables Used In Sweet Mead Recipes (View More)

Name
Uses
Country
Category
Type
Color
PPG
Avg. Usage
Usage Range
Honey
47
Sugar
Sugar
2 °L 
42
91%
29% - 100%
Molasses
2
Sugar
Sugar
80 °L 
36
57%
14% - 100%
Honey (Buckwheat)
2
Sugar
Sugar
2 °L 
42
38%
24% - 53%
Blueberry
2
Fruit
Fruit
0 °L 
4.95
23%
17% - 29%
Raisins (dried)
2
Fruit
Fruit
0 °L 
29.25
15%
12% - 19%
Munich - Dark 20L
1
American
Grain
Base malt
20 °L 
33
20%
20% - 20%
Cranberry
1
Fruit
Fruit
0 °L 
1.8
17%
17% - 17%
Liquid Malt ExtractAmber
1
Liquid Extract
Extract
10 °L 
35
10%
10% - 10%
Orange
1
Fruit
Fruit
0 °L 
4.1
5%
5% - 5%
Pale 2-Row - Toasted
1
American
Grain
Base malt
30 °L 
33
13%
13% - 13%

Hops Used In Sweet Mead Recipes (View More)

Name Uses Average AA Avg. Usage Usage Range
Amarillo18.6100%100% - 100%
Vic Secret115.525%20% - 40%
spalt select1100%100% - 100%
East Kent Goldings15100%100% - 100%
Azacca115100%100% - 100%

Steeping Grains Used In Sweet Mead Recipes (View More)

Name Uses Country Category Type Color PPG Avg. Usage Usage Range
Caramel / Crystal 40L1American
Grain
Crystal malt40 °L 
34
100%
100% - 100%
Cherry1
Fruit
Fruit0 °L 
6.3
100%
100% - 100%

Yeasts Used In Sweet Mead Recipes (View More)

Name Uses Laboratory Type Alcohol Tolerance Flocculation Attenuation Min. Temp Max. Temp
Sweet Mead 418411WyeastWine0.11Medium7565°F75°F
Sweet Mead/Wine Yeast WLP7209White LabsWine0.15Low7570°F75°F
Safale - American Ale Yeast US-053Fermentis / SafaleAle.095Medium8154°F77°F
English Ale Yeast WLP0022White LabsAleMediumVery High66.565°F68°F
Dry Mead 46321WyeastWine0.18Low-Med9555°F75°F
Belgian Saison I Yeast WLP5651White LabsAleMediumMedium7068°F75°F
California Ale Yeast WLP0011White LabsAleHighMedium76.568°F73°F
Champagne Yeast WLP7151White LabsChampagne0.17Low9070°F75°F
Safbrew - Specialty Ale Yeast T-581Fermentis / SafaleAle0.115High7054°F77°F
Nottingham Ale Yeast1DanstarAleMed-HighHigh7757°F70°F
Super High Gravity Ale Yeast WLP0991White LabsAleVery HighMedium8565°F69°F

Other Ingredients Used In Sweet Mead Recipes (View More)

Name Uses Type Use Avg. Usage Usage Range
Ginger3HerbBoil27%0% - 100%
yeast nutrient3OtherPrimary29%14% - 57%
Cinnamon Sticks2SpiceBoil6%3% - 9%
Orange2OtherPrimary45%33% - 57%
Clove2SpicePrimary26%19% - 33%
Cloves2SpiceBoil47%5% - 89%
Cinnamon Stick2SpicePrimary26%19% - 33%
Birch Bark1SpiceBoil1%1% - 1%
whirlfloc1FiningPrimary6%6% - 6%
Nutriferm Energy1OtherBoil1%1% - 1%
Saskatoon Berries1FlavorSecondary100%100% - 100%
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