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Orchid Cellar Meadery and Winery

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Amazing mead and tasting experience!

I had the best tasting experience at this beautiful place! The mead is the best that I have ever... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2018
Angela M
Fantastic location, great Meads and Wine/Mead blends

After living in the surrounding Frederick area for over 10 years, my wife and I finally had an... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
John H
Myersville, United States
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Maryland's premier meadery and winery specializing in complex honey wines, as well as unique red and white varietals. Locally crafted, internationally awarded. Fri 12-5pm Sat 12-6pm Sun 12-5pm. Mon-Thurs by appointment only. Our tasting room sits...more
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8546 Pete Wiles Rd, Middletown, MD 21769-8703
+1 301-473-3568
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Reviewed May 6, 2018

I had the best tasting experience at this beautiful place! The mead is the best that I have ever tasted! Our guide to the tasting was most informative and welcoming. I hope to stop every time that I am close by! Thank you for an...More

1  Thank Angela M
Reviewed April 4, 2018

My wife and I met her son and our Daughter-in-law here for some drinks and had a great time. Many Meads to chose from,

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

After living in the surrounding Frederick area for over 10 years, my wife and I finally had an opportunity to stop by Orchid Cellar a few weeks ago before heading out to dinner. We were very pleasantly surprised and what a cool look and feel...More

Thank John H
Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

Great customer service. I don’t know enough about mead to know but they sure seemed to know their stuff. Our taste server was Polish and knew interesting historic facts about their original and traditional Polish Meade recipes. He was co-brew master with his son. My...More

Thank sean b
Reviewed October 6, 2017

Try the meads that are infused with peppers. This is a unique & truly yummy artisanal mead experience! I HIGHLY recommend the pepper meads in the Fall & Winter. Try them after shoveling snow - they are a great & warming reward.

Thank karen0rchid
Reviewed September 25, 2017

I cannot speak highly enough of Orchid Cellar -- the views, the people, the mead, EVERYTHING was amazing! I don't consider myself a mead person, but I might have been converted after visiting here! The woman who helped us was knowledgeable and very clearly passionate...More

Thank Christine U
Reviewed September 7, 2017

When my husband said that he wanted to go and taste Mead, I was not enthused. I thought of it as very sweet and not so much taste. Well, I was pleasantly surprised at the variety and taste of the Mead here. Orchid Cellar has...More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed September 4, 2017

This has to be one of the fastest tastings I have had in a long time. I did not see the sign for this winery on my first drive past, but did once my GPS turned me around and I came from the other direction....More

Thank jehenson81
Reviewed May 30, 2017

My husband and I stopped in for a tasting and weren't disappointed. The tasting included one red wine, but was mostly sweeter mead. We usually prefer dryer mead but the flavors were really unique, including a spicy pepper one. The tasting room is large with...More

1  Thank Janelle P
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

We are members of their wine club. We placed an order and needed to pick it up. The wone/mead is excellent. Some have a spicy finish Very relaxed atmosphere. Bring a picnic or buy some cheese here and enjoy If you think you will not...More

1  Thank ltsjdad
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