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Einstök Ölgerđ
Brewed at Viking Ölgerd

Style: Porter
Akureyri, Iceland

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RATINGS: 636   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
With clear notes of espresso, dark chocolate and a hint of authentic Icelandic coffee, this Porter is dark and rich, offering a medium body that is robust, yet smooth on the palate and easy to drink. There’s no need to be afraid of the dark anymore.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
CloakedDagger (1813) - - OCT 1, 2015
Bottle 33 cl. Pours a clear black with a warm reddish hue and a beige head. Subtle roasted nose - more nutty rather. Medium body, bitter chocolate notes and subtle roast. Everything appears rather mainstream and downplayed as with most Einstök. 011015

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Marstonlad (732) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 26, 2015
Bottle from Alko, Helsinki. Pours black with a medium-sized white head. The aroma features roasty, bready maltiness with coffee and rye pudding. Taste is sweetish, full of chocolate and licorice. Medium roastiness, not very dry, even in the finish. The palate is medium-bodied, creamy in texture, softly carbonated. Fairly rich in taste and displays a nice, velvety palate.

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Tiago_Miranda (12) - Lisboa, PORTUGAL - SEP 22, 2015
UPDATED: SEP 29, 2015 Aroma of coffee and dark chocolate. Dark brown colour with light brown head. Flavour of coffee but not to strong. Very silky and smooth in the mouth.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Turboninja (468) - Tampere, FINLAND - SEP 18, 2015
Bottle@home. Medium, soft aroma of dark coffee and chocolate. Deep brown color with medium light beige head. Medium, organic taste of soft coffee, dark chocolate and some roasted malts. Balanced with medium taste spectrum and long aftertaste with roasted malts. Medium palate with light/medium carbonation. Overall great, clear and classy product of this voltage.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
baaj (29) - DENMARK - SEP 13, 2015
Malty and roasted aroma Black and with a malty liquric taste Long liquric taste with just a litte hoppyness at the very last

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
PapaVillum (841) - Valby, DENMARK - SEP 8, 2015
330 ml, flaske, 6,0 % ABV, BB: 12/06/16, købt i Kokkens Vinhus på Frederiksberg, 8. september 2015. Sort filtreret islandsk Porter med moccafarvet skumtop på 1-2 cm. Lettere sød/syrlig aroma med masser af ristet malt og fjerne kaffenoter. Smagen er bitter med masser af kaffenoter og ristet malt. Mindre sødme og solid bitter. Mellem fyldig krop med en karbonering på et middel niveau. Konsistens er glat og eftersmagen middel bitter og let sød. Fin enkel Porter.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tombyars (1579) - Saltcoats, SCOTLAND - SEP 6, 2015
330ml bottle courtesy of Chris! Pours into a chalice glass black with mahogany tints, has a creamy tan head. Dry bournville chocolate notes in the short malty aroma. Thin oily mouthfeel and good lacing. Dark malt complex gives a moist maltloaf base laden with notes of black coffee, liquorice, woodsmoke, roasted barley grain. Earthy hop prickle gives a short musty hopped aftertaste. Smooth malty finish with sweet dark chocolate, black coffee and ash in the mouth. A decent porter.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Itzjerm (2186) - Taft, Tennessee, USA - SEP 4, 2015
Ends with a bitterness. A good beer though. Creamy on tongue. Good taste malty. Coffee bitterness. Good balance. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RexTalionis (3479) - FINLAND - SEP 4, 2015
Bottle. Dark Brown in color with a light Brown head. Roasted and dark fruity notes in aroma. some dark malts too. Quite dry. Coffee and chocolate in taste. Dry finish. Quite smooth though and has got a nice semi -bitter chocolate finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Dermi (1079) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 4, 2015
33 cl, bottled. Pours black (brownish tint) with a nice tanned head. Aroma: Roasted malt, bread, smoke, wood. Hints of tar. Earthy old potatoes, hints of filtered coffee and cardboard. Taste: Sweet, bready flavour. Some pleasant bitterness with some licorice in flavour. Wood smoke and hints of wood tar. Little alcohol. Palate: Medium body, a bit oily feel. Average carbonation. Decent porter.


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