Brewed by Viking Ölgerd
Style: Stout
Akureyri, Iceland


on tap


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RATINGS: 68   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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Our Stout was first produced in 2008 and was the first Icelandic Stout. Dark, roasted aroma, espresso beans, dark chocolate and cocoa are words that can be used to describe our Stout. It is intense in texture and character, yet relatively easy drinking and balanced.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
50belair (2169) - Florida, USA - JUL 16, 2011
Bottle shared at the District. Dark brown/black pour with a small tan head. Weak and discombobulated with coffee, burnt roasted malt, and bitter chocolate flavors. The nose was faint but sorta followed suit.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
SirLimpsalot (2067) - SWEDEN - MAY 13, 2011
Gummidoft. lite konstig sötma, brödig, aska (!!), sälta, lite rökighet. Smaken blir lite jobbig.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gunnfryd (10259) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 6, 2011
Bottle. Dark brown colour with a beige head. Aroma is dry, coffee, licorice. Flavour is dry, coffee, hop, caramel, malt. Bitter finish. OK beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
gyllenbock (4427) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAY 1, 2011
Bottle bought in Reykjavik. Black with a small head. Drinkable but both the aroma and taste were weak. Coffee, chocolate, caramel and some smoke. Mild bitterness and not that long aftertaste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (34282) - VestJylland, DENMARK - APR 19, 2011

Bottle 330ml.

Clear dark red brown color with a average, frothy, good, mostly to fully lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate to light heavy malty, roasted, burnt, dark malt, light coffee - chocolate. Flavor is moderate to light heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, roasted, dark malt, burnt malt, light licorice. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20110416]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
saxo (13796) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - APR 16, 2011
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Nice head with good duration. Color is black. Aroma and taste are roast malt, chocolate, coffee and hops.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
yngwie (13191) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 16, 2011
UPDATED: JUL 1, 2011 Bottle. A black beer with a small, dense, dark beige head. Roasted, meaty nose with licorice and some coffee. The flavor has roasted malts, coffee, licorice and some chocolate. Full body, and a lasting coffee-like roasted finish with a touch of licorice. A pleasant and surprising stout. Rating: 7-4-7-4-15-3.7. 110330

Bottle, courtesy of saxo. A dark brown beer, seemingly see-through, and topped by a dense, tan head. The aroma has a lot of coffee, as well as chocolate and a touch of prunes. It’s smooth and medium bodied in the mouth, quite sweet in the flavor and with coffee and chocolate. Drying towards the end. A quite decent one, a pity the aroma is so boring. Certainly one of the Icelandic beers I could drink more of. 110416

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Papsoe (25089) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 16, 2011
Bottle 33 cl. Courtesy of saxo. Pours a cloudy dark reddish brown with a beige head. Tar, sweet roast and a whiff of smoke in the nose. Medium body, heavy roast, tobacco and licorice with some malt astringency. A fairly rustic and rough Stout. 160411

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
chrisv10 (10789) - DENMARK - APR 16, 2011
Bottle @ FOneFan. Very dark brown with small beige head. Flavour is roasted malts, chocolate, liquorice, coffee and bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
igniztion (313) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAR 31, 2011
Bottle 330ml at Beer2000 courtesy of Meilby. Pours a very dark brown with a foamy tan head. Aroma is birchwood, licrorice, roasted malts. Taste is light sweet, medium to heavy bitterness, dry roasted mouthfeel. Medium to full body, oily, soft to average carbonation. Pleasant surprise this one.

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