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We raise the price on plastic bags

From September 1st our plastic bags will cost 30 isk. The raise of 10 isk will go straight to the foundation Pokasjóður for nature preserve. Choose multiple bags and aim to bee free of plastic bags!

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Rosé and food

It's one of those summer days when the sun shines and people get out on their porches or yards; Some turn on the grill, while others make a delicious salad. What's better than enjoying the lovely food with some chilled rosé? Rosé is fresh, and therefore well suited for the summer heat, and it‘s also a very good wine to pair with food.

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Tapas and wine

The origins of the deilicious Spanish dish tapas is not quite known, but the most likely explanation is that when wine was served in Spain, a slice of bread or thin meat was placed over the glass to keep the flies away. This is not an unlikely explanation since the word "tapas" is derived from the Spanish/Portuguese verb tapar, "to cover".

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Piri piri salmon with couscous and sweet potatoes

The garlic is baked along with chili in the oven at 180 ° C for 10 minutes. All the ingredients are put in a blender and mixed well.

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Visiting Iceland

You can buy alcohol in Vínbúðin Alcohol is not like any other product on the market. Therefore the operation is based on clearly defined responsibilities and on the fact that we do not strive to maximize the profits or encourage sales within the stores.

Beer and wine categories

In Vínbúðin, all beer is grouped into 6 types, each of which has its own characteristics and it can be interesting to see which type fall under the same category. Wine has also been defined according to characteristics, which makes it easy to find the right wine to everyone´s taste.

The right amount of wine

Our wine experts can help determine the right amount of wine for a party or choose the right wine for dinner.