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

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RATINGS: 100   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.12   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.


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Berard (309) - Salem, New Hampshire, USA - MAR 18, 2014
Bottle. No pour - drank in Iceland airport. Reasonably balanced beer with hop and malt flavors. Smooth drinking. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kacsagergo (27) - HUNGARY - DEC 3, 2013
Light golden color, fast-receding, fizzy white head. Aroma light malt, corny. Lightly bitter flavor. Carbonation: fizzy, light body. Avarage drinkable lager.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
bytemesis (3321) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - OCT 5, 2013
Can. Light yellow, small fizzy white head. Aroma is corn syrup, grain, grass. Flavor is the same, medium sweet, light bitter. Light body.

1.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
ads135 (3049) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - OCT 3, 2013
This is a pretty mediocre northern european lager that I picked up in iceland in 2013. Golden, bland and slightly cardboardy.

0.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
Callero (3) - SWEDEN - SEP 11, 2013 does not count
This was a rather bland beer, almost no bouquet, standard appearance and tasteless. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Aaron68 (595) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 19, 2013
500 ml can in the garden.July 17, 2013 Beer from a pint glass Beer brought back from Iceland by neighbors who have ancestors there. Clear golden color with a white head Aroma is a bit sweet with some citrus, malt and hop tones. A bit sweet in taste and quite easy to drink. Nothing to remember

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
after4ever (6171) - Brier, Washington, USA - FEB 1, 2013
330 at Keflavik Airport. Very clear pale yellow body with thin white head. Tangy artichoke nose. Fizzy, watery body. Artichokey, cardboardy mid palate. Unappealing.

0.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
EHSRanders (1782) - Tjele, DENMARK - NOV 9, 2012
Bottle. Clear yellow colour with medium creamy white mostly lasting head. Sweet malty aroma. Sweet and bitter flavor.

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Martinus (2892) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - NOV 7, 2012
Light golden colour, white head. Malty aroma, malty sweet flavour. Very meh.
(From 33cL bottle @ concert venue, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, Iceland)

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Nordcore (1027) - Lyngen alps, NORWAY - NOV 6, 2012
Can 50 cl. Light golden, cloudy with a white head. Light malt and hops aroma with some citrus sence. Fresh bitter taste, with little ending. Little aroma and taste but still quite fresh and nice to drink


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