Queen Bee Brews

800 East 64th Avenue, Denver

Mead Wine Tasting And Two for Four Plus $10 Each Off A Bottle of Wine at Queen Bee Brews (Up 33% Off)

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Small-batch handcrafted meads produced in the old world style to satisfy the thirst of craft beverage connoisseurs in the new millennium

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Davina
25 ratings18 reviews
Rating of 2 out of 5 stars
April 18, 2022
This deal was not what I was really expecting. I purchased the wine tasting and tour w/$10 off a bottle of wine (non-restrictions) However, there was no tour and there were restrictions. You had to purchase a bottle of wine or you may not use your Groupon and had to pay the merchant directly which is much cheaper ($7 for tasting) than the Groupon I purchased. I traded in my Groupon vouchers.
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Dana
103 ratings88 reviews3 photos
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
March 19, 2022
Gorgeous place with delicious meads. Lots of fun to try many styles and they allowed us to upgrade a bit so we could taste every style. This is a great way to start or expand your mead experience, the Groupon is a great deal allowing you to try everything and get a couple bottles for later.
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Miranda
3 ratings2 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
February 7, 2022
Fantastic place. Great vibe & the owner is so awesome. We thoroughly enjoyed the visit! Great products and knowledgeable of her ingredients and combinations
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Nate
42 ratings20 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
December 6, 2021
Amazing service and experience. Bear was very knowledgeable & friendly.
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Adella
5 ratings1 reviews4 photos
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
August 11, 2021
Amazing experience! Highly recommend adding on another flight to experience all 17 meads. We bought 2 bottles! The flavors are incredibly distinct and really fascinating.
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Amy
30 ratings28 reviews
Rating of 4 out of 5 stars
July 24, 2021
Really cool decorations at this venue. Great vibe as well. And there were SEVENTEEN meads to try. It was a good outing for my husband and I with our friend from out of town. We felt a bit pushed to go beyond what the Groupon included, adding on two more meads, especially after we said we didnt like anything that wasn't sweet. Ended up tasting a lot of meads that were not favs. Fun deal tho.
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Nathan
1 ratings1 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
July 19, 2021
Very nice hole in the wall type place, run by someone who obviously has a passion for their craft. Everything we tasted was wonderful, and we ended up bringing 4 bottles home with us. Highly recommended!
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Julia
39 ratings9 reviews
Rating of 5 out of 5 stars
June 12, 2021
We purchased deals for three people (2+1) and it was a perfect combination to taste 15 mead varieties. The associate was welcoming and engaged, and his cockatoo Peaches was a lovely bonus. We purchased some mead and we will be back. Highly recommended!
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About This Deal

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  • Mead Wine Tasting And Tour For Two Plus $10 Each Off A Bottle Of Wine
  • Mead Wine Tasting And Tour For Four Plus $10 Each Off A Bottle Of Wine

Mead: Heavenly Honey Wine

There is a growing number of bars and restaurants offering mead alongside wine and beer. Explore Groupon’s examination of one of mankind’s oldest thirst quenchers.

The Greek god Dionysus has a reputation as an oenophile, but myth holds that in the era before viniculture, he was lord of honey. The party-loving deity would have surely appreciated the sweetener’s intoxicating power when turned into mead, a drink so old that its exact age and origins are nearly impossible to pin down. The core components are as simple as you might expect for an element of prehistoric cuisine: water and honey, fermented with yeast to create a potion marked by astringent sweetness and often a subtle effervescence. Mead today can range from syrupy to riesling-like, and some producers use hops for balance. Although its flavor palette may converge with beer, mead shares many similarities with wine: it tends to range from 8% to 18% alcohol by volume, and it’s often aged in wooden barrels for several years before serving.

Mead has had plenty of time to wax and wane in popularity. Readers of Beowulf will remember it as a centerpiece of carousing in Hrothgar’s hall. Catholic monasteries in the Middle Ages often doubled as apiaries to keep monks supplied with candlewax, and the steady flow of honey they produced made mead accessible across the social hierarchy. Although it’s currently enjoying a renaissance in the United States—the Huffington Post reported in 2011 that domestic mead producers had increased threefold since 2001—mead has remained more consistently in fashion in other parts of the world. Areas of Russia have a strong tradition of home mead-making, and the Ethiopian honey wine known as tej is a close cousin.

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