Einstök Ölgerð
Brewed at Viking Ölgerd

Style: Porter
Akureyri, Iceland


on tap

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 411   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.53   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
Share this beer with friends!
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.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
King_Alex_II (338) - SWITZERLAND - JAN 13, 2015
Black color, little foam. The taste has body roast aromas with coffee notes. Tiny bit watery, bit quite solid beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SinH4 (643) - SWITZERLAND - JAN 13, 2015
Black color with a touch of amber. Toasted malt, espresso, chocolaty, nutty. A bit of bitterness towards the end. Rich taste, but still a light body. Nice.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Finn (4642) - Tromsø, NORWAY - JAN 13, 2015
Flaske 330ml fra Vinmonopolet, Tromsø Sentrum. Drukket i Skibotn 3 Jan 14. Ekstremt mørk amber. Lavt mokkafarget skum som daler raskt. Litt lacing. Beskjeden aroma av røstet malt & sjokolade. Lite kullsyre. God smak av røstet malt & sjokolade. Blir svakt syrlig etter hvert. Hint av kaffe i ettersmaken. Tykt bunnfall igjen på flaska.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Luvystypotables (938) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - JAN 11, 2015
Pours an ebony black with a short lasting tan head minimal carbonation. Aroma of toasted malt and a trace of cocoa. Taste of roasted malt and cocoa with a medium body and light malt finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
GreatDane1632 (682) - USA - JAN 11, 2015
Rated based on notes taken on 27 Dec 2014 -- From the bottle. If this was fresh I could assume this is great, as it is it’s metallic and unsavory. It has the qualities of a great porter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
dmac (4496) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - JAN 9, 2015
Bottle from Xroads. Poured a medium density under s smaller foamy mostly beige head. Aroma is light smoke, wet nuts, dark toast, earthiness, touch of soy sauce and cola. Flavor is roasty, hint of roasted coconut, nuts, dark breads, dark fruit skins, roastiness and cola.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Shag (2655) - Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA - DEC 31, 2014
Pitch black with a beige head. The aroma contains some strong coffee, dark fruit, chocolate, and licorice. The flavor is rather dry and bitter like my sense of humor. Very similar to a dry stout but more of malty backbone. The toasted element shows in the aftertaste. Overall very nice porter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
MissPxx (685) - - DEC 30, 2014
Surprisingly hoppy aroma. Good dark colour. Mildly toasted, but not overwhelming. Really quite drinkable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rammer (317) - Moscow, RUSSIA - DEC 28, 2014
Excellent porter from Iceland. Some coffee, chocolate, cocoa. Slightly smoked aftertaste. Excellent for long winter evenings

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
glennmastrange (2381) - hobe sound, Florida, USA - DEC 27, 2014
Bottle. Moderate toasted, strong coffee, and dark chcocolate, light resin for the malt, light to moderate earth for the yeast, with notes of charcoal, cola and cocoa powder. Head is small, fizzy, light brown with fair lacing and is mostly lasting. Color is clear very dark brown. Flavor starts lightly acidic and tart, then finishes lightly acidic, lightly to moderately bitter and a bit salty. Palate is on the fuller side of medium, silky, with a carbonation from soft to lively. Toasty aromas, bitey flavors and a diverse palate makes this a tasty Porter.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page  1 « 4 5 6  7  8 9 10 » 42

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50