THE MEAD COMPETITION OF THE GODS

The Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul is the Valhalla of Mead Making in America. This competition will determine who is worthy of Valhalla. Come join our horde.

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THE MEAD COMPETITION OF THE GODS

The Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul is the Valhalla of Mead Making in America. This competition will determine who is worthy of Valhalla. Come join our horde.

Stay In Touch

Get Notifications about the competition by registering on the competition site.

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2020 Valkyries Horn Competition

Valkyries Horn competition strives to provide entrants with the highest level of judging and feedback using experienced and high-quality judges. This premier competition is run by mead makers for mead makers. We will provide a very high level of judging for your meads, including some of the best home and commercial mead makers in the world. However, we can’t do this alone. We would encourage you to volunteer for what we know will be a very exciting event.

 

  • The competition will be held September 17th through 19th, 2020. 
  • The competition will be 100% virtual, with no in-person activities. 
  • Registration will open July 13 and go until August 22nd. All entries must be received by August 22nd.
  • Results will be announced live on September 19th at 7pm Central

Sign up for the competition below and we will be in touch as the competition gets closer.

News and Updates

Ask Ken Schramm a Mead Question

As part of our Awards Ceremony, meadmaker Ken Schramm of Schramm Meads agreed to a Question & Answer session! Here’s your chance to ask one of the world’s best meadmakers your question! Send your question to: [email protected] Deadline: Wednesday, Sept 9, 2020 Answers will be broadcast during our awards ceremony on YouTube on September 19,…

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Valkyries Horn Mead Competition returns in 2020. September 17-19, 2020 – Saint Paul, MN

Styles

Valkyries Horn is accepting all mead styles from the 2015 BJCP style guidelines.

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Volunteer & Registration

The Valkyries Horn competition judging will be held September 17th through the 19th, 2020 and will be entirely virtual.  

Registration will open July 13th and go until August 22nd. All entries must be received by August 22nd.