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Brothers Drake

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Great Visit!

We stopped in for an impromptu visit to try out mead. It was surprisingly diverse - from dry to... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2018
monica-grace
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Columbus, Ohio
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Very good selection of on-site made meads

Best thing to do is do a flight to try some (or all) of the available meads. Keep in mind that... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
lagiant
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Spring Hill, Tennessee
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23 Nov 2018
“Great Visit!”
22 Oct 2018
“Very good selection of on-site made meads”
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Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for an impromptu visit to try out mead. It was surprisingly diverse - from dry to sweet - and it rivaled any wine tasting we have done. I could easily pair the mead with an number of foods from sushi to dessert....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank monica-grace
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Best thing to do is do a flight to try some (or all) of the available meads. Keep in mind that these are not beers and have a stronger alcohol content. The flavors range from tart to sweet. The coffee infused was probably our least...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lagiant
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

I love place. My husband plays here frequently for jazz nights. Good safe place with great music. I’m not a huge meads fan but there’s other things you can get drink wise.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank marywO4951JM
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We had a great time visiting Brothers Drake for a tasting tour. A tour is a bit of a misnomer because it's basically a small room where they do the production, so you gather in a circle while they share information about their process and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JodyK518
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Outstanding family company. We went on a tour with family from using a groupon. We got to try more than usual. The bourbon Apple Pie was amazing. They explained the process of making the mead, all local ingredients and we even got to taste the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank T M
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Went for the tour (more of a talk and tasting) and it was a great experience. We got 5 tastings I think and got to keep our glasses. The bar staff were really friendly and knowledgeable. The place definitely has a strong community feel. I...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Used a Groupon to get a tour for this local meadery. It's not a walking tour, more of a pivoting tour. Sarah gave us a good overview of the brewing process for mead. It started with a tasting of their signature mead, Wild Ohio. Then...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank billt165
Reviewed 28 April 2017

I've been passing friends with one of the Brothers for 20+ years now. He's been dedicating his tastebuds and vintner/mazer skills to the art for as long as I've known him. From the earliest days of small batch wedding gifts among friends to the finest...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank H M
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited along with our oldest daughter, at her suggestion, and it was a good one. We each chose the standard flight but the peach had to be swapped with a dry apple as they were out. I enjoyed the one with...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank aatbender
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Even if you have never tried Mead - actually especially if you've never tried Mead - you need to go here. The people who work there are great and know everything there is to know. Do the tour - well worth the price and they...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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