Apple Pi

Apple mead with spices added.

Devil's Juice

Honey Pineapple Wine with Chili Peppers and Smoked Pineapples.

Dwarf Invasion

Mead With Balaton Cherry and Hops.


A mead with mango and black pepper.

Black Fang

A mead with blackberries, clove, and orange zest.

Cherry Chipotle

Honey wine with cherry juice and Chipotle peppers.

Ancient Soul

A traditional mead made with Wildflower honey aged in oak barrels.

Tuco-Style Freakout

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

Pineapple Coconut Express

Honey Pineapple Wine with Coconut added

Milton's Madness - I Said NO Salt!

Agave Mead with lime juice, lime zest & orange zest. Still mead

The Mutant Killer Zombie Manhattan Project Thingy

Apple mead with cherry added and aged in rye whiskey barrels

American Maniacs

Apple Mead with Prickly Pear Juice added

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  • Detroit Fall Beer cat to be kitten me.
  • Meow can we help you? Get down to the taproom, right meow! #theneedformead
  • Our Zombie Killer decks are the cat's pajamas, and you can win one at our Hallowmead raffle on October 29th! Check out our event on Facebook for details!
#theneedformead #beer #cider #sk8
  • Listening to Sabbath and getting some tasting notes for Devil's Juice. Are we doing it right? #metal4life #theneedformead
  • Hot. Hot. Hot. Choppin those Carolina reapers for Don't Fear The Carolina Reaper batch (Devil's Juice w/ more cowbell). Btls will be availz Oct 29th. Party details on
  • Ancient Soul AND Cherry Chipotle are available in our taproom TOMORROW starting at 2pm! Check out for more info! Whoa! #theneedformead
  • Oh hai! We got the vinyl out tonight. Come hang at the taproom tonight. Flip through the records and pick something out.  We dare ya. #theneedformead
  • Come get some slushies and hi-5 the crew working down at the Ferndale #DIYstreetfair.  Maybe they will even tell you a joke. #theneedformead #ferndalefamily #craftmead #Craftcider #homeiswherethemeadis
  • We did a lil' Facebook poll today, and the people have spoken! We'll be tapping a keg of super-rare Blackberry Lemonade!
If you missed this at our last SummerFest, now's your chance! See ya at 5!
  • We're tapping a keg of Cherry Chipotle tonight! Come get a taste before bottles go on sale September 24th. Oh yeah, we also have Geeks Who Drink trivia tonight... What a winning combo! Doors at 5, trivia at 7:30. See you there!
  • Tonight we tap a keg of Whiskey Barrel Aged Zombie Killer in our taproom! Cruise in and try some before it's gone. It's ZK with an extra kick- 6.7% ABV. We open at 5!
  • Our dude Brent keeps the barrels fresh.
Wonder what's gonna go in them? #mead #cider #beer #theneedformead