December 21, 2016

Brut Wins Gold Medal, 91 pts, from Beverage Testing Institute. 2016 World Mead Challenge.

"Pale yellow straw color. Elegant, fruity aromas and flavors of Asian pear, mint and flower patch earth, honeycomb, and pollen and rose hip with a soft, bright, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a graceful, interesting, long spiced melon, starfruit and kiwi and guanabana and coconut milk finish. A delicious and elegantly styled mead." Click on medal below to view these tasting notes on BTI's website.
December 21, 2016

Demi Sec Wins Gold Medal, 91 pts, from Beverage Testing Institute. 2016 World Mead Challenge.

"Dusty yellow straw color. Aromas of wintermint, pine blossom, granola, and tea and tobacco leaves with a lightly tannic, crisp, fruity light body and a smooth, interesting, medium-length coconut water, starfruit and jicama, and lemon honey tea finish. A very interesting honeyed tea like mead that drinks like a fine riesling." Click on medal below to view these tasting notes on BTI's website.
April 7, 2016

Brut & Demi Sec Win Silver Medals at the Finger Lakes International Wine Competition.

Both our wines take Silver medals at the 16th Annual Finger Lakes International Wine Competition. 3,824 wines from 26 countries entered the largest charitable wine competition in North America benefiting the non-profit "Camp Good Days." Learn more about Camp Good Days.
October 15, 2015

Demi Sec Gold Medal, 93 points 2015 Eco Friendly Wine Challenge

"Bright, fruity, floral aromas of spiced apples and pears, melon gelato, and mint with a silky, off-dry medium body and a seamless, compelling, medium-long spiced nuts and wintergreen finish. A delicious, robustly flavorful mead." Read full review.
October 15, 2015

Brut Gold Medal, 91 points 2015 Eco Friendly Wine Challenge

"Silvery emerald straw color. Bright, interesting aromas of Asian pear and honeyed baked cheese with a silky, soft, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and an even, elegant, breezy spiced green apple, edible flowers, melon, and wintermint finish. An intricately nuanced mead." Read full review.
July 24, 2015

Demi Sec Wins Gold Medal, 92 pts, from Beverage Testing Institute. 2015 World Wine Championships.

"Clear light pale straw green color. Delicate, cheesy, fruity aromas of cream cheese, wintermint, and spiced papaya with a soft, petillant, fruity light body and a graceful, interesting, relaxed pear sauce and creamed honey finish. A very tasty and versatile lightly sparkling mead." Read full review.
July 24, 2015

Brut Wins Silver Medal, 88 pts, from Beverage Testing Institute. 2015 World Wine Championships.

"Pale clear yellow straw color. Lively, fruity, spicy aromas of tropical fruit medley and honeysuckle with a satiny, bright, petillant, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a smooth, compelling, medium-length spiced apples, white grape, cream, and nutskin finish. A solid mead that will pair well at the table." Read full review.
June 15, 2015

The Celebrated Story of Honey Wine wins “Best in the World

Previously winning the "Best Drinks History" category (USA) at the Gourmand Book Awards, the witty, and informative, book came in second place at the international finals competition held in Yantai, China (top three books can use the designation and logo "Best in the World" - see page 79).
March 25, 2015

Gold Medal at the 2015 Mazer Cup (World's Largest International Honey Wine Competition).

Bee d'Vine was selected by the western world's leading experts on honey wine (mead) as "The Best Single Varietal Dry Honey Wine."See the winners.
March 6, 2015

Silver & Bronze Medals at the World Wine Championships Packaging Competition.

Bee d’Vine packaging comprised of it’s hand-drawn label and fluid Italian bottle was recognized with a Silver Medal in the “Form” category and a Bronze Medal in the “Graphic Design Category.”
January 9, 2015

The Celebrated Story of Honey Wine won the 2015 Gourmand Drinks Award for “Best Drinks History Book” category in the USA.

Automatic nomination for “Best in the World” Awards. The 2015 awards will be held in Yantai, China (heart of China's wine country) in June. Nominee lists forthcoming.
October 27, 2014

Demi Sec awarded Gold Medal (90) at the Eco Friendly Wine Challenge.

Designated "The Best US Eco Friendly Honey Wine."