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Víking Gylltur

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Brewed by Viking Ölgerd
Style: Premium Lager
Akureyri, Iceland
Serve in Lager glass

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RATINGS: 111   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.1   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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Víking Golden lager is an internationally recognized quality beer that has received Monde Selection gold medals in 1992, 2002 and 2003. It has an alcohol content of 5,6% by volume and is brewed using a large quantity of hops to give it its much coveted bitterness.


1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Travlr (14385) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAR 2, 2015
Hotel lobby bottle courtesy of BeerandBlues2, you basterd. Clesr pale yellow, soapy white head. Aroma of peppery dishwater. Taste is bland paper.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
BeerandBlues2 (10442) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - MAR 2, 2015
Bottle from Grand Hotel Reykjavik bar. Pours brilliantly clear pale gold with a large, frothy white head, medium retention with light lacing. Aroma is sweet biscuit malt, light earthy and spicy hops and clean. Flavor is sweet malt dominant, light hops and bitterness with a sweet finish. Light body and moderate carbonation.

1.5
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
fdomig (485) - München, GERMANY - MAR 1, 2015
400ml on tap in Reykjavik. Aroma is light hops. Appearance is pale yellow with a light white head. Taste is watery sweet, sour and bitter. OK lager.

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Cimbasso (328) - - FEB 1, 2015
Sampled from a can from Iceland (the country, not the supermarket). Thanks, Izzy! A pale lager with syrupy sweetness. Slightly more hop flavour than some, and slightly higher ABV, but otherwise a typical light lager.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
Werckmeister (379) - Vienna, AUSTRIA - JAN 31, 2015
can shared by Cuso, thanks. light yellow color, small white head. smells grainy, light sweet. light body, lots of carbonation, smells grain, very sweet, some weird off taste (like fungus) on the finish

2.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Dohny (291) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JAN 30, 2015
Bottle. Clear bright yellow color with big white head. Aroma Sulphury at the beginning, then grape. Thin body, watery, average carbonation. Well balanced sweetness with bitterness. Bitter in aftertaste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
Gurthnar (2458) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JAN 30, 2015
Can. Aroma sweet syrupy, grainy. Clear yellow colour. Heavily astringent flavour, burning alcohol, solventy. Bleh.

1.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Cuso (5418) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JAN 30, 2015
Can from trade with rosenbergh, many thanks, Jan. Very Pale Golden color with small white head. Sweet malty, corny aroma. Sweet malty taste with corn, sugar.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
MisoW (2049) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JAN 30, 2015
Bottle shared by Cuso, thanks. Country #93. Pours golden color, nearly no white head. Aroma is malty, corny. Taste is medium sweet, caramel, malt, corn.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
simonblaine (373) - Alberta, CANADA - DEC 10, 2014
Pours light yellow, no head. Aroma of rubber, grains. Taste is slightly bitter lager. It’s mediocre.


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