Death Unicorn

Come get METAL with us June 25th, 2pm-12am for the bottle release of Death Unicorn, a hard cider with black currant. Raffles, Music and Food! #unicornsarereal

The Current Line-Up

Gin Barrel Aged NecroMangoCon

NecroMangoCon aged in Valentine Liberator Gin Barrels

Whiskey Barrel Aged Zombie Killer

Whiskey Barrel Aged Zombie Killer

Mango Habanero

Honey Mango wine with natural flavor & spice

Zombie Killer

A hard cider with honey and tart cherry juice.


A mead with mango and black pepper.

Kill all the Golfers

A mead with black tea and lemon juice added.

Zombies Take Manhattan

Apple honey wine with cherry added and aged in rye whiskey barrels

Orange Blossom

Orange Blossom Honey Mead

Tuco-Style Freakout

Orange blossom honey, agave nectar, lime juice and lime zest.

Spiced Date Melomel

Orange blossom honey, date syrup, Muscovado sugar blended with cinnamon, Aleppo pepper and vanilla beans.

There's more where these came from.

The Taproom


Monday - Thursday: 5pm-10pm
Friday: 5pm-12am
Saturday: 2pm-12am
Sunday: 2pm-8pm


1511 Jarvis
Ferndale, MI 48220

Upcoming Events

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Our Story

Guided by geeky imagination, influenced by sub-pop culture and never satisfied with the status quo, B. Nektar aims to bring a modern twist on mead as well as diversify craft mead, cider and beer.

B. Nektar Meadery was founded in 2006 by Brad and Kerri Dahlhofer, with the help of their good friend Paul Zimmerman. Brad has been an avid homebrewer since 1998, making beers, meads, ciders and wine for his own enjoyment. When Brad and Kerri got married in 2005, he made a mead to toast with at their wedding and received great reviews from the guests. Jokingly, he said that he’d someday open a meadery.

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  • Happy Wednesday from the B. Nektar crew! Enjoy this gratuitous #barrelporn #mead #cider #beer #barrels
  • Now you really can't miss the Taproom.  Let those freak flags fly! Doors//5pm #theneedformead
  • THE Death Unicorn is here....get down to the Taproom to meet him. #deathunicorn #theneedformead
  • We have less than 20 cases of Liger.  Brewed for its skills in magic, with our pal John Laffler from @offcolorbrewing. Get a bottle in the Taproom TODAY. Oh and have a glass of it too.  10% ABV (limit 2)
  • Not a bad view for an afternoon B. Nektar meeting. #theneedformead #GoTigers
  • Check out our sweet new bottle totes! A smooth and stylish way to bring home your haul of our meads and ciders. Come grab one tonight. $6+ tax. We're open at 5.
  • It's a lovely day for a Tuco Style Freakout w/watermelon slushie or flight of a variety of flavors. #ladieslovebNektar
  • Ethan VS. Watermelon! Working with some new flavor combinations. #theneedformead #summer
  • Do ya like coasters? Well, we got some, dang it! Come have a drink with us and gingerly place your glass upon one. Makeshift Frisbee potential has not been determined yet, but appears promising. See you at 5, friends. #mead #cider #beer
  • Upgrades to the bar in the Taproom are coming along nicely.  Come see it for yourself today! Doors//5pm
  • Brett shows off his staining skills. Our fancy new bar will be done in no time!
#neverstopimproving #mead #cider #beer
  • Super neato limited bottles for your freakin' epic Memorial Day bbq! 
Gin Barrel NecroMangoCon $13.99

Mango Habanero $14.99

Whisky Barrel Zombie Killer $11.99

Sales are TAPROOM ONLY! 5pm till whenever they're all gone! Check out our blog on for details! 😎⚡️✨