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Address: 51 Washington Ave, Portland, ME 04101-2617
Phone Number: 12077736323
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11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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Free Tours Available: 11:30 am & 3:00 pm, Monday - Saurday

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Portland Maine Brewery and Winery Tour
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Great product and fun tasting experience!

Have visited twice, and it was great both times! The mead is delicious, and the woman who owns the place (along with her husband) is super friendly and engaging. The tasting is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 11, 2016
Heather M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Have visited twice, and it was great both times! The mead is delicious, and the woman who owns the place (along with her husband) is super friendly and engaging. The tasting is affordable and fun, and the bottles make great gifts. My favorite so far has been the Apple Cyser, but I have yet to try the Strawberry!

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Thank Heather M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Read about Maine Mead Works and was intrigued, had to give them a try. Dropped in today and we each tried a flight. Very innovative flavors and locally made. Fell for the blueberry mead, and the iced tea mead will become a summer staple in our home. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable, we took home 9 bottles with the... More 

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Palm Bay, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

We didn't go on a tour but they are available at 11:30 AM and 3:00 PM on Monday thru Saturday. We had the mead flight for $7 each and sampled 7 meads. I loved all of them, particularly the Lavender mead.

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Thank hjewell2013
Newton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Didn't know anything about mead and have never tried it. This wonderful gem of a tasting room and mead making facility. We sampled many different types, flavors and learned about the process of continuous fermentation. Loved the samples and ended up bringing 5 bottles of deliciousness home with me!

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Thank allysonp1218
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

First time tasting Mead and we learned a lot. We stumbled at this place on the way to another brewery and we are glad we did. The bartender was very knowledgeable and helpful. Tasting was a good price.

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Thank Vanessa S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

I'm not a big mead drinker, but this was a very informative and interesting tour of a mead works. Their process is fascinating, and their product is topnotch. We went as part of the Maine Brew Bus tour, which in itself is a GREAT deal.

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Thank Martin B
Malden, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

My husband and I were touring around Portland, and after a quick google map exploration, we decided the Mead Works sounded fun. And we were right! The staff here is a lot of fun, and I highly recommend the tasting! The mead is delicious and it's something a bit different from all of the breweries around the area. Check it... More 

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Thank Sarah W
Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015 via mobile

The guys that work here are really friendly, they went out of their way to give me a tour of the place, explained to me what I was drinking and go me aquatinted with what I was drinking. I go a bottle of mead that I tasted, this place doesn't take a lot of time out of a tour or... More 

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Thank Vishnu1991
Canyon Lake, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

While looking up breweries in Portland we saw they had a meadery. We have tried mead before and always like to see what else is out there. We stopped in and was greeted by the owner, Ben, on his way out and we were really pleased with their product. It is a little sweet but the Chai, Lavender and Tea... More 

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Thank TheLoftins
Wallingford, Connecticut
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

went in to try the mead wine. Was interesting but just not my cup of tea. I really didn't care for the mead wines but the place is good

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Thank Arnie S
Andrew P, Manager at Maine Mead Works, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Maine Mead Works on TripAdvisor! We appreciate your business and had fun hosting you. Sorry that it wasn't your cup of tea -- but let us know if there's any questions you may have or if there are other reasons that warranted your grade. Feel free to email me at leah@mainemeadworks.com for any more... More 

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