Mad Marion - Sweet Berry Fortified Mead
Medal Winner Northwest Wine Summit
375ml / 13 oz 18%alc/vol PH 3.1 RS 8 degrees brix 225 cases
Source –honey, Marionberry,-barrel fermented and aged in French oak, fortified
Mad Marion recalls a time when meads were fortified to preserve their cellaring like that of traditional ports. A sweet, well balanced fortified mead rich in berry flavour, soft tannin, and subtle hints of vanilla from French oak ageing.
Parings: Strong Cheese, Nuts, & Desserts.
Marion Berries grow plentiful on our farm and are our favorite berry in the berry pasture. The long hot summer produced a bounty of these rich berries this season. Bob decided to do a traditional aged berry port style mead.