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Bochet Mead: The Art and Science of Caramelizing Honey

  • Speaker:
  • Matthew Weide
  • Track: Alternative Fermentation
  • 2017
  • Minneapolis, MN

Bochet has a long, if misunderstood history, but it’s becoming increasingly popular. Caramelizing honey lets meadmakers turn honey into wonderful “burnt mead.” This presentation covers mead basics and history, BJCP categorization, caramelizing methods, common mistakes, recipes, and tips for making your own. Bochets will be served with a Q&A to follow.