The proper selection of root spices gives it a harmonious taste and smell. It is produced with the addition of black currant juice.
|Wine maker notes
|Kurpiowski Royal Mead is a kind of honey wine; a delicious, warming alcoholic beverage made from honey. This traditional drink originated over a thousand years ago in Northern Europe. Kurpiowski Royal Mead is made from a 1:2 proportion of water and honey, with black currant juice and spices added. It is a great dessert drink. Very carefully blended spices add to this mead's wonderful taste. It is aged in wooden casks for a minimum of five years. Alcohol content is between 15 to 17 percent of volume. Kurpiowski Royal Mead is a winner of many gold medals, i.e. in 1996 at the International Beekeeping Competition Apimondia at Nagoya, Japan, the 1992 Polish National Wine Competition, the 1994 and 1997 “Polagra” Award, Poland; and was rewarded numerous distinctions.
|The APIS Apiculture Cooperative in Lublin is a leading manufacturer of meads and bee honeys.
The APIS Apiculture Cooperative in Lublin which has existed since 1932 is a company with rich tradition. It produces more than ten varieties of mead as well as bee honey which have been awarded many times at fairs and exhibitions - both in Poland and abroad. APIS is developing dynamically and in multiple directions.
Thanks to its extensive experience, Old Polish recipes as well as combining tradition with modernity, the company has achieved mastery in production of mead and bee honey.
The APIS Apiculture Cooperative in Lublin puts great emphasis on the quality of the produced meads. In this company, the integrated food quality and safety management system efficiently operates, according to the ISO standards 9001: 2009 and 22000: 2006. APIS has a specialized control - research laboratory equipped with modern equipment that monitors the product quality at all stages of the production.
It is worth pointing out that the APIS Apiculture Cooperative is the only manufacturer which has positively passed control of compliance of the production process of the trójniak type of mead with the specification (conducted by the Agricultural and Food Articles Commercial Quality Inspectorate) and thanks to that it is allowed to use the ”Traditional Specialty Guaranteed” sign on the label of the ”Staropolski Tradycyjny” trójniak mead.