Einstök Ölgerđ
Brewed at Viking Ölgerd

Style: Porter
Akureyri, Iceland


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RATINGS: 391   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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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 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Inbreak (2490) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - NOV 20, 2014
20.11.2014, 0,33l bottle @ home:
Nice light brown creamy mediumlasting head. Aroma is slightly rich and roasted, roasted grain, coffee, salty licorice, dark malts, hay, burnt cereal, chocolate. Taste is slightly dry roasted, dark malts, roasted grain, grass, coffee, burnt caramel, hay, chocolate, licorice. Medium bitterness, slightly burnt mouthfeel. Fair enough.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
nearbeer (3966) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - NOV 16, 2014
330 ml. bf 19-Mar-2016. Pours opaque ebony with a lasting disc of creamy espresso-colored foam. Big nose of chocolate toffee, espresso with cream and lightly tart blackberry. Tastes of dark toasted bread, semi-sweet chocolate, dark berry, apple, caramel and coffee. Finish has some green herb, ash and graham cracker. Near-medium body is smooth and well balanced. I like how the coffee doesn’t dominate, but just complements this (mostly) traditional English-style porter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hfmejias (905) - Dover, Delaware, USA - NOV 16, 2014
12 Fl. Oz. Bottle. Pours black with a nice tan head. Aroma of roasted malts, chocolate and light coffee notes. Taste is also roasty but sweet, coffee notes, chocolate and caramel hints, clean dry finish. Medium body; easy to drink and very enjoyable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
pivo (2612) - GERMANY - NOV 15, 2014
Toasted is a really good word for this beer. Nice roasted malt taste. Decent palate for a porter. Great balance. Nice all around.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
kaups (29) - ESTONIA - NOV 15, 2014
Bottle @De Tolly joogipood, Tartu, Estonia. Pours with small brown head. Aroma of wood, slightly chocolately, coffee. Taste of dark chocolate, dark bread, caramel, burnt malt, slight smokeness. It has everything I love about porters.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
charlotte (4467) - rřdovre, DENMARK - NOV 12, 2014
Bottle.Pitch black colour with small head.Aroma of chocolate and toasted malt good oily mouth feels and hint of coffee,caramel and tar nice and strong porter overall.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
revolution2718 (305) - New Jersey, USA - NOV 11, 2014
Pours black with a nice off white fluffy head. Nose is toasty, dark chocolate, a bit of coffee, also a milky lactose note. Taste largely mirrors nose, milky, subtle notes of coffee and chocolate, a general roastiness permeates, also I find a mineral quality to the water. A mild bitterness on the finish, not very sweet. Overall this is extremely drinkable, well balanced, and delicious. Probably my favorite porter.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sugram (93) - Tartu, ESTONIA - NOV 11, 2014
Bottle. Almost black color. Tan head. Aroma chocolate, coffee, rosted malt. Taste is roasted malts, dark chocolate, coffee. Lovely porter!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BelgianBeerGal (3287) - Panama City, Florida, USA - NOV 10, 2014
Orlando ABC bottle. Classic dark porter look with a huge aroma of sorghum and sweet malt. Flavor is nice with molasses and finishes with a hint of coffee bitterness and a little lingering smoke. Good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
snowdog140 (56) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 8, 2014
A strong aroma of malt and sweet scents, one of the most appealing aromas to go with the very dark colour. Taste is again a combination of malt and sweet, more coffee like elements, definitely one to get if you can

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