2022 Mead Crafters Competition

The National Honey Board is in search of the best meads for its Mead Crafters Competition.

Online Registration Due May 31, 2022
Shipments Due June 1-10, 2022

Check out the winners of the 2021 Mead Crafters Competition here!

Here’s What You Need to Know

Each entry consists of two 750ml bottles, or the equivalent of.

Fill out the registration form on this website by May 31, 2022. The competition will be limited to 350 entries.

Meaderies may submit multiple entries per category, but each mead may only be entered in one category. Meaderies will be limited to 5 entries. Meaderies may not enter from multiple locations.

The mead must be commercially available in the United States.

Questions? EmailĀ alison@honey.com

2022 Categories

Braggot

Cyser

Dessert Mead

Other Fruit/Vegetable Melomel

Metheglin

Pyment

Session/Draft Mead

Specialty (Open Category)

Traditional

Varietal

Design/Packaging