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Vínbúðin wins customer satisfaction awards

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

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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Tiger prawns with pineapple and avocado salad

Garlic and ginger is pureed in a food processor with a little oil. Tiger prawns are marinated in the mixture for about 10 minutes and then grilled for about 2-3 minutes..

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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.