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Leftover Honey Mead

Leftover Honey Mead

Leftover Honey Mead Recipe. Leftover HONEY? MAKE MEAD! – Leftover Step Feed Mead

If you’re a mead maker, you likely have a bunch of partial containers of honey lying around. Enough to keep but not enough to make something with. Maybe it’s crystallized, or just barely enough for a cup of tea… Either way, let’s show how those random bits of honey can turn into a really amazing tasty mead!

Leftover Honey Mead Recipe


Honey to Specific Gravity of 1.078

1 pkg Lalvin EC-1118 yeast: https://amzn.to/3usCZOx

10 grams Fermaid O: https://amzn.to/3OCDvAg


1/2 teaspoon Wine Tannin (or a cup black tea): https://amzn.to/3uuL710


1/2 lb (0.226 kg) Honey

1/2 lb (0.226 kg) Honey

1/4 lb (0.113) Honey

Back Sweeten with Honey (we went to Specific Gravity of 1.012)

1.5 teaspoons Acid Blend: https://amzn.to/3Uvg2VB

Tools We Use:

1 Gallon Carboy with Airlock: https://amzn.to/42AAVkk

Stainless Steel Funnel: https://amzn.to/3uBvGUF

Star San: https://amzn.to/4by5ESQ

Tiny Whisk: https://amzn.to/3HXu4Yk

Our Favorite Pitcher: https://amzn.to/4buepgR

Electric Kettle: https://amzn.to/495HAW7

Hydrometer Kit: https://amzn.to/3wdbngX

Baster: https://amzn.to/49a2uTP

Little Big Mouth Bubbler: https://www.northernbrewer.com/products/little-big-mouth-bubbler

Auto Siphon: https://amzn.to/49vyeCy

Scale: https://amzn.to/4bvIBZ2

Stirring Paddle: https://amzn.to/42Po8ut

Belgian Tasting Glasses: https://amzn.to/3SAAL7L

Glencairn Glasses: https://amzn.to/49x7xxB

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