Elgin Meads

At Elgin Meadery, we take pride in crafting balanced traditional meads that capture the intricate flavors and aromas of honey; and utilize honey to provide a unique and complementary backbone to rich fruit, herbal, or spiced meads.  Currently, six of our meads are available year-round. Our other varieties are seasonal releases. Spring meads are back!

Bottle of Black Lupulus mead from Elgin Meadery

Black Lupulus

Our most popular mead; we dry hopped this tart black currant melomel with citra hops to enhance it's already citrusy profile.

Currently Available

  • Alcohol 11.50%

  • / 500 mL Bottle               Buy Now >

Bottle of Red Nectaris mead from Elgin Meadery.

Red Nectaris

Rich and fruity, Red Nectaris has a big bold tart profile and a juicy sweet finish. We used local wildflower honey and raspberries from the Pacific Northwest to make this incredible mead.

Currently Available

  • Alcohol 12.00%

  • / 500 mL Bottle               Buy Now >

Bottle of Black Nectaris mead, honey wine.

Black Nectaris

Black Nectaris is an intensely fruity blackberry mead. Made with marion blackberries and local wildflower honey, this is a rich and sweet melomel.

Currently Available

  • Alcohol 11.00%

  • / 500 mL Bottle               Buy Now >

Acanos traditional mead, Texas wildflower honey

Acanos

Acanos is a special mead made with Texas wildflower honey; and a the creamy delicious honey  of thistle blossoms. Deliciously sweet with a bright fruity finish, this mead is perfect for a fresh spring day.

  • Alcohol 12.00%

  • / 275 mL Bottle

Traditional mead made from Texas honey

Traditional

Our traditional-style honey wine is crafted with Texas honey. This mead is perfect for when you crave a clean and simple mead that drinks sweet and imparts a beautiful sense of central Texas terroir.

Currently Available

  • Alcohol 13.50%

  • / 375 mL Bottle               Buy Now >

Strawberry mead, honey-wine, elgin meadery

Strawberry Vanilleus

Complex, yet subtle flavors of strawberry and vanilla combine with honey to make this a fantastic desert mead. Please enjoy Strawberry Vanilleus.

  • Alcohol 12.00%

  • / 500 mL Bottle

available year round

Botanicus, dry herbal mead from Elgin Meadery

Botanicus

With a new proprietary blend of all-natural botanicals, this dry herbal mead is perfect for the Texas summer.  Try using this metheglin in your next gin-based cocktail.

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Currently Available

 

  • Alcohol 10.00%​

  • /500 mL Bottle                 Buy Now >

Three bottles of Pirumel, a pear honey mead from Eglin Meadery

Pirumel

Pirumel is a super dry pear mead with a light crispness. Crafted with locally sourced pears harvested by the mead maker himself, this elegant mead goes well with not-too-sweet deserts.

  • Alcohol 12.00%

  • / 500 mL Bottle                 

Spring Meads

 
Peach apricot honey wine mead Elgin Mead

Persicum Apricotus

Persicum Apricotus is a semi-sweet mead crafted with locally sourced peaches and apricot juice. It's perfectly refreshing on a hot summer day. 

  • Alcohol 11.50%

  • / 500 mL Bottle

Summer Meads

 

Fall Meads

Three bottles of Cyser Aaromatis, apple cinnamon melomel mead.

Cyser Aromatis

Our fall seasonal, Cyser Aromatis is a delicious sweet mead crafted with northern spy apples, local wildflower honey, and real cinnamon. Celebrate the cooler weather with this fantastic beverage.

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  • Alcohol 12.00%

  • / 500 mL Bottle

Award-Winning mead, Intricitus, Texas honey mead.

Intricitus

Winner of Texas Mead Cup 

Experimental Category - 2019

Intricatus is a semi-sweet mead made with guajillo honey harvested in central Texas. This mead opens with a vanilla bourbon profile with underlying but still assertive fruity notes which give way to hints of caramel and white oak.

Currently Available

  • Alcohol 14.00%

  • 375 mL Bottle                Buy Now >

 

Winter Meads

A bottle of Aromatis mead from Elgin Meadery. Spiced mead aged in oak barrels.

Aromatis

Aged for 6 months in american oak casks and spiced with clove, cinnamon, and allspice, Aromatis is the perfect libation for holiday season. Enjoy this beverage cold or hot.

  • Alcohol 13.50%

  • / 375 mL Bottle

 

Limited Editions

Bottle of Sakura, cherry blossom honey wine.

Sakura

Sakura is a golden mead made with a rare cherry blossom honey. In 2020, proceeds were donated to Meals on Wheels. This year 100% of the profits will be donated to the Elgin Community Cupboard. Thank you so much for your support!!!

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Not Available Online.  Sakura will be available to purchase directly from the meadery starting June 4th.

  • Alcohol 14.00%

  • / 375 mL Bottle​

Bottles of Black is Beautiful, black currant mead from Elgin meadery

Black Is Beautiful

2020

Black is Beautiful was created to raise money for the @AustinJusticeCoalition. 100% of proceeds were donated. This sweet mead is a perfect blend of aronia berries, blueberries and Texas wildflower honey. Aronia berries are extremely high in antioxidants and have a distinctive and pleasant taste. Dark and jammy, this mead has a uniquely delicious flavor profile.

  • Alcohol 12.00%

  • / 500 mL Bottle