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Starrlight Mead

  • Address: 480 Hillsboro St #1000 Pittsboro, NC 27312
  • Mailing Address: Pittsboro, NC 27312

A family of Starrs are part of our collection of wineries with Starrlight Mead, a honey winery (mead is honey wine). Owners Becky Starr (Sales/Tasting Room Manager) and Ben Starr (Meadmaker) have made this a family affair.

Most of the honey is from North Carolina beekeepers. Meads range in sweetness from off-dry (lightly sweet) to sweet and include unique ingredients like fruits, spices, peppers and herbs. Taste the award-winning meads, winning Best in Show as Home Mead-Makers and commercial medals in both mead competition and the prestigious Finger Lakes Wine competition.

Sat, Dec 13, 12pm - 6pm
Fifth Annual Holiday Open House

Renaissance music with Thunder and Spice, warm Spiced Apple Mead, and Mead Wenches! We’ll have Samhain Faerie Creations and Red Light Chocolates on hand to help with your holiday shopping. And, our friends from Fairy Hair Flare - Silken Sparkle Hair Tinsel Extensions will be back again to sparkle you up for upcoming holiday parties and New Year!

Hours: Thu, Fri: noon - 6pm. Sat: noon - 6pm; meadery tours at 1pm, 3pm & 5pm. Sun, 1pm - 5pm; meadery tours at 2pm & 4pm.

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First Sunday, Downtown Pittsboro
We have started offering a free taste of a locally available mead from another meadery each First Sunday from 1pm - 5pm. Show up to taste another great mead!

Friends of Mead club:
• 15% off all mead bottle purchases
• 6-bottle Starrlight Mead reusable wine bag
• Club membership card
• Free glass of mead to help you celebrate your birthday
• and more!

Mead and Sunset Cruise on Jordan Lake - Future dates TBA
Start your adventure with a tasting at Starrlight Mead, delicious honey wines. Tasting of eight meads, select a bottle to take. Meet Captain Don at the marina and cruise the lake with Triangle Boat Tours as the sun dips below the horizon, enjoying the sights and sounds of the wildlife who make their home at the lake. Don’t forget your camera!
Tasting available from noon - 6pm. Cruise at Jordan Lake, 6:30pm - 8:30pm.
Price: $75/couple, $65 Mead Club Members; $45/single, $40 Mead Club Member

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