Welcome to Valkyries Horn Mead Competition 2024

The 2024 competition is complete!

Our thanks to Chocolate in Mead panelists Jason Elder, Traci Kuhfuss, Billy Beltz and Steve Fletty.

Stay tuned for a video recording to be published in the near future.

And from the Chocolate in Mead educational event, we seque into the Special Category for 2025: Chocolate!!!.

(don't start on those meads just yet - more detail to come)

Our LEGEN-DARY traditional mead tasting showcased 107 meads! We'll be back with another traditional tasting in 2027.

Key Dates

Awards shipping

Excepting custom items, we anticipate everything out by March 8th, 2024



Whether you're an avid home brewer or a commercial meadery, there's a place for you here. Volunteers are a vital part of our competition and are invited to attend all events. We can't wait to see you!


Watch this space for updates after we set our date for 2025.

Entries and Registration

Get your evaluations by logging into the competition websites below. Navigate to your Account Details and scroll down or select "Entry Details". Scoresheets can be downloaded by selecting the icon that looks like a document on the far right of the entry details.

Commercial Competition

Home/Amateur Competition


Please contact us at [email protected] if you would like to be a sponsor.