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Einstök Ölgerð
Brewed at Viking Ölgerd

Style: Porter
Akureyri, Iceland

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RATINGS: 748   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.

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3.6
Oxytocin (224) - AUSTRIA - AUG 10, 2017
330 ml bottle, ver dark brown nearly black with a tan, creamy but quickly disappearing head.
odour: roasted malts, coffee beans,
flavour: toasted dark bread (slightly burnt), coffee, chocolate, slight fruity sourness (dark fruits).
quite easy to drink, medium budy, soft mouthfeel, light carbonisation

3.8
PowY (1043) - AUSTRIA - AUG 10, 2017
330 ml bottle, 03.04.2019. Pours a very dark mahogany with a quickly disappearing tan colored head. Aroma of roasted malt, toasted rye bread, nuts, hints of dark fruits. Medium to full smooth body with a very low carbonation, a light to medium sweetness and a light bitterness. The flavor is again full of roasted malt with chocolate, some caramel, nuts and toffee. Not overly complex but nicely balanced and very decent as it is.

Aroma: 8
Appearance: 4
Taste: 8
Palate: 4
Overall: 14

2.5
jonasdm (34) - - AUG 10, 2017
UPDATED: AUG 10, 2017 Birthe 33cl. Aroma is toasted bread and nuts. Mild roasted taste with hazelnuts hints. Not hoppy at all and easy to drink. Very standard porter. I expected it to be more smokey.

2.8
k_gadeberg (201) - Århus, DENMARK - AUG 5, 2017
On bottle. Pours black, with dark White foam. Small notes of coffee, and chocolate. Round finish.

2.9
lbianchi66 (424) - FRANCE - AUG 2, 2017
UPDATED: AUG 2, 2017 Robe noire aux reflets rouges. La mousse est beige et tient assez bien. Arômes fumé, café, fruits noirs, beurre. Goût café, chocolat, crémeux. Le fumé reste en bouche. Malheureusement un peu aqueux. Bon porter tout de même.

2.7
dorain (652) - Berlin, GERMANY - JUL 30, 2017
Aus der Flasche im 2015-01 getrunken. Schönes, aber auch einfaches Porter! Keine große Aromadichte aber dadurch recht süffig!

3.4
Block (3183) - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA - JUL 28, 2017
A great porter. Sweet body, toasted, dark malts with chocolate and caramel. Not too roasted, not burnt.

3.7
Bosskie (928) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 28, 2017
Pitch black, white head, nice carbonation. Smell is chocolte, raw nuts, cereals, wood, ash, hubt of vanilla, very nice! Taste is watery with a strange mix of sour and bitter. Creamy, with a smooth clean finush. Ash, coffee beans. Nuts, malt.

3.5
crossovert (13909) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 21, 2017
33cl bottle. Dark brown pour, tan head. Aroma is caramel cocoa malt, faint coffee. Flavor is peaty dark chocolate, little sweetness, very nice.

3.3
Maracuja05 (1766) - Mainz, GERMANY - JUL 17, 2017
16-07-17 // bottle. Pours a dark brown to black beer with a small beige head. Nose of chocolate and coffee. Aroma of roasted malts, caramel, chocolate, roasted coffee beans.


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