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Einstök Ölgerđ
Brewed at Viking Ölgerd

Style: Porter
Akureyri, Iceland

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common

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RATINGS: 424   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.53   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.


maddmatt639's rating

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
maddmatt639 (312) - Pacifica, California, USA - JUN 12, 2013
Tasted on June 12, 2013: Awesome aroma of chocolate and coffee. Great look, black in color. Tastes of chocolate, malt and coffee(especially in the finish). A pretty good Porter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
martin00sr (1458) - Haderslev, DENMARK - MAY 20, 2015
Clear, very dark brown. Small beige head. Roasted aroma. Flavour has roast and coffee notes, perhaps hints of smoke. Bitter and dry with light sweetness.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kathouse (1213) - Nevada, USA - MAY 19, 2015
Deep brown with a minimal khaki foam. Aroma of oak, coffee, and toasted bread. Body is light to medium with affirm caramel malt flavor and toasted wood finish. Coffee adds a little bitterness but not substantial. Thanks Ryan.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Erzengel (5062) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - MAY 16, 2015
33cl bottle. Nice roasted beginning on a quite weak body. Fresh, highly drinkable with nice dry roasted malt. Nice bittered, not too deep. Fresh roasted aftertaste with hints of nuts. Nice but a bit too weak.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
johndoughty (4197) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAY 14, 2015
Bottle. Black with a small head.Roasted and toasted with a medium body. Some smokiness as well. Left some sediment and lots of lacing. Different and pleasant.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
beer-yum (764) - Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - MAY 8, 2015
Enticing coffee aroma in a coke coloured pour. Taste is nicely balanced with prominent coffee notes and a hint of chocolate. Finish is crisp and clean - which leaves one wanting another.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
huineman (252) - Madrid, SPAIN - MAY 7, 2015
At the Cro Bar, London. Pours dark brown. Frothy tan head. Aroma is coffee, rucola, smoke, cocoa, iron, caramel. Taste is creamy, full-bodied, medium-lasting. Not to be drunk chilled, but cool.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tnkw01 (1299) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - MAY 6, 2015
Bottle. Deep, dark chocolate brown with a small head. Small yellow, particles in it. Aroma was coffee, chocolate and toast. Taste was a creamy, rich mocha.

3.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
trapped (1191) - New York City, TURKEY - MAY 6, 2015
Bottle. Pours inky dark brown, large spongy beige head, coffee and cardamom like aroma, low carbonation, sweetish mocha taste, full body, long finish. Very mellow and smooth, like a milk stout.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ysok02 (246) - MOns, BELGIUM - MAY 5, 2015
Une trčs belle bičre qui allie l’opulence du nez sur le café, le caramel, le beurre, le cacao ŕ une bouche riche mais raffraîchissante. Un régal de fin de soirée.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DrGD (102) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAY 5, 2015
Bottle. Dark brown/black colour with decent brown foam. Nice aromas of toasted malts, coffee, and a bit of smoke. Taste has lots of coffee, toasted malts, chocolate and vanilla, balanced with hoppy bitterness. Medium body and very easy to drink. Excellent!


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