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Vínbúðin wins awards for customer satisfaction

Vínbúðin received the highest score of all retail stores in Íslenska ánægjuvogin (Icelandic Customer Satisfaction Committee).

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Wine categories

Here on our website, the wines are divided into categories by its characteristics, to help you find the right wine for you.

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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.