Archive Wine

Gone but never forgotten! Below we've archived our previous wines. 

 

 
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Peach Lemon-AID

ABV 5.9%

Sparkling Honey Wine made with Orange Blossom Honey, Peaches, and Lemon Zest. Made in partnership with Anthem Lemon Aid Stand to support local kids with cancer.

Aroma:  Peach Jolly Rancher, Candied Lemon, Melon, Apple
Flavor:  LemonAID, Peach Sangria, Apple, Under-ripe Strawberry

Sophia

ABV 6.2%

Bright & Refreshing Sparkling Honey Wine accented with fruit and flowers.  Made with Orange Blossom Honey and Fermented in Wine Barrels.

Aroma:  Cherry, Rose, Strawberry, Citrus, Watermelon
Flavor:  Strawberry, Cherry, Tangerine, Floral, Passion Fruit, Cranberry

 
 

Red Sun

ABV 6.0%

Sparkling Honey wine made with Clover Honey and orange peel, tangerine peel, and grapefruit.

Aroma:  Citrus, Plum, Melon, Peach, Strawberry, Floral
Flavor:  Tangerine, Lemon, Berry, Mint

Julia

ABV 5.8%

Sparkling Honey wine made with Orange Blossom & Clover honey as well as a variety of fruits and flowers.

Aroma:  Cherry, Berries, Watermelon, Fruit Punch, Tangerine
Flavor:  Fruit Punch, Cherry, Berries, Citrus, Red Popsicle

Isabella

ABV 6.0%

Rosé style sparkling Honey Wine made with orange blossom honey & a pinch of peaches, apples, and flowers. Fermented in Red Wine Barrels.
 

Aroma:  Orange, Strawberry Pound Cake, Stone Fruit, Vanilla, Roses, Passion Fruit
Flavor:  Tangerine, Strawberries, Apple, Peach, Vanilla, Flora, Lemon Cake

 
 

 The Bee and The Vine  

ABV 5.9%

“The Bee & The Vine” is a Sparkling Honey Wine made with local Virginia honey, Virginia Vidal Blanc grapes, and lemongrass, and is fermented in red wine barrels.

Aroma:  Floral, Honey, Citrus, Tropical
Flavor:  Lemon, Citrus, White Wine, Granny Smith Apple

Orange Hibiscus Sparkler 

ABV 4.6%

Honey based sparkling beverage reminiscent of sparkling wine. Crafted with Orange Blossom and Virginia Summer Thistle Honey.  Orange Blossom honey is accented with Orange Zest and Hibiscus Flowers.

Aroma:  Candied Orange, Peach, Strawberry, Floral
Flavor:  Orange Zest, Lime, Floral, Lemon, Strawberry

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Honey Sparkler

ABV 7.5%

The first edition of our wine-like sparkler series.  A sorghum and orange blossom honey base accented with fresh orange peel.

Aroma:  Honey, Citrus, Lemon, Riesling, Floral
Flavor:  Bright Acidity, Burst of Citrus, Floral and Minerals

Orange Blossom

ABV 6.7%

Wine-like Sparkler crafted with Orange Blossom honey.  Designed to highlight the bright flavors of the orange blossom honey and fermented  bone dry in 2013 Russian River Valley Pinot Noir wine barrels.
 

Aroma:  Orange, Floral, Berry, White Tea Leaves
Flavor:  Bright citrus fruit, Honey, Strawberry, Cherry, Oak Tannin, Vanilla

Riesling Sparkler

ABV 6.0%

Wine-like Sparkler crafted to highlight the bright, tart, stone fruit flavors of New York State Riesling Wine Grape Juice. Fermented in French Oak wine barrels.

Aroma:  Peach, Apple, Papaya, Lime Zest, Rose Petal
Flavor:  Kiwi, White Nectarine, Granny Smith & Pink Lady Apples, White Tea

 
 

Scarlet Begonia

ABV 7.3%

The newest addition of our wine-like sparkler series is formulated with a bit of New York cherry juice and fermented in Cabernet Sauvignon barrels.

Aroma: Cherry, Pear, Sour Apple, White Grapes, Apple Butter, Vanilla.Flavor: Bright, Honeysuckle, Riesling, Minerality, Flambéed Pear.

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Watermelon Sparkler

ABV 5.0%

A watermelon infused version of our wine-like sparkler series brewed especially for the Carytown Watermelon Festival 2016! Made with Virginia grown Watermelons!

Aroma:  Watermelon, Floral, Herbal, Cantaloupe, Citrus
Flavor:  Tangy, Fresh-Cut Watermelon, Lemon Tart

 
 

Guns N’ Rosé.

ABV 8.5%

Our attempt to make a dry Rosé. A very simple malt base fermented with wine and Belgian yeast. This ensures the beer is fruity, dry and well suited to highlight the flavors extracted from the wine barrels. Our Rosé was fermented in Russian River Pinot Noir Barrels and aged in Chardonnay barrels for six months and gains color and acidity from hibiscus flowers.  Dry, Austere, and great acidity.

Aroma:  Red Wine, Strawberry, Citrus, Plum
Flavor:  Strawberry, Rhubarb, Floral, Berry

Spring Sparkler

ABV 6.7%

A lighter version of our Honey Sparkler that is formulated with Sweet Sorghum Juice, lemon peel and a variety of other fruits and flowers. We also added more character by fermenting and aging this sparkler in French and American Chardonnay barrels.
 

Aroma:  Peach, Honeysuckle, Citrus, Fresh Cut Flowers, Coconut, Vanilla, Toast, Oak.
Flavor:  Bright Acidity, Citrus, Peach, White Wine, Vanilla, Oak.

Pink Panther

ABV 6.0%

A wine-like sparkler formulated with Orange Blossom Honey, accented with a blend of fruits and flowers.

Aroma:  Tangerine, Strawberry, Floral, Lemon, Passionfruit, Apricot
Flavor:  Floral, Orange, Pink Lemonade, Cranberry, Strawberry, Cherry

 
 
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Blue Bee Collaboration #1

BLUE BEE CIDER COLLABORATION!
A special release from our wine-like Sparkler series, this features fresh-pressed Grimes Golden Apples. The bright, rich fruits give way to a clean mineral finish.

Aroma:  Apple Blossom, Cider, Lime Zest
Flavor:  Golden & Green Apples, Fresh-squeezed Lime, Pinot Grigio, Nectarine

Sunkiss Sparkler

Wine like sparkler crafted with clover and alfalfa honey and loads of citrus fruits. Summer is upon us.

Aroma:  Citrus, Earthy, Floral, Bright, Lemon
Flavor:  Citrus Fruit, Sweet Orange, Minerality, Limoncello, Soil

 
 

Anniversary Sparkler

Special Anniversary edition from our wine-like Sparkler series featuring Virginia grown yellow peaches, local lemongrass and Orange Blossom Honey.

Aroma:  Stone Fruit, Green Apple, Mineral, Tangerine, Peach
Flavor:  Green Apple, Slate, Peach, White Grape, Honeydew Melon, Lemon-Lime

Virginia Sparkler

A simple sparkler made with Summer Thistle honey from Golden Angels Apiary in the Shenandoah Valley, Virginia.  The honey is very light, crisp, citrus forward and created a refreshing sparkling honey based beverage.

Aroma:  Lemon Mint, Mojito, Fresh Squeezed Lemonade, Floral, Honeysuckle
Flavor:  Lemon Zest, Lemonade, Mint, Tangerine, Grüner Veltliner, Minerality

Sparkler de Limon

Sparkler de Limon is crafted to taste wine-like and reminiscent of a dry lemonade. It was fermented in wine barrels and crafted with orange blossom honey, lemon zest and organic lemon juice. $1 for every glass sold will be donated to the  Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU in concert with the Anthem LemonAid Challenge.

Aroma:  Fresh Squeezed Lemons, Lemonade, Cool Climate Chenin Blanc
Flavor:  Lemonade, Lemon Drops Candy, Lemongrass

 
 

Belgian Sparkler

A Belgian inspired addition of our Sparkler series fermented with Saison yeast. The Saison yeast enhances the fruit character and leaves the sparkler dry and refreshing.

Aroma:  Melon, Pear, Apple, Floral, Eucalyptus, Peach
Flavor:  Pear, White Grape, Cantaloupe, White Wine

Queen Bee

A confused soul that is reminiscent of a fine sparkling wine. Our latest version of our most popular Sparkler series. This Sparkler contains Petit Manseng Grapes and Vidal Blanc Grapes
 

Aroma:  Honeydew Melon, Riesling, Granny Smith apple
Flavor:  White Wine, floral, tangerine, pineapple and lemon

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