Amazon Quiz : Which alcoholic drink is made primarily with this ingredient?
Amazon Quiz (July 10, 2021): Which alcoholic drink is made primarily with this ingredient?
Mead is an alcoholic beverage that is created by fermenting honey with water and sometimes with various fruits, spices, grains, or hops. In other words, mead is honey wine. The defining characteristic of mead is that the majority of the beverage’s fermentable sugar is derived from honey.
Mead has its own distinct category, somewhere between beer and wine. Mead tends to be a bit stronger than beer with alcoholic content that ranges from 3.5% ABV to more than 18%. The term honey wine can be used as a synonym for mead, some cultures have honey wines that are distinct mead.
First produced in ancient times throughout Europe, Africa, and Asia, also it has played an important role in the mythology of some peoples. For example, in Norse mythology, the mead of poetry was crafted from the blood of the wise-being Kvasir and turned the drinker into a poet or scholar.