Join our private Beer tasting! The Beer Academy was founded in 2008, of, and for all beer lovers. Norway has a rich culture heritage when it comes to beer, stretching all the way back to the Viking Age. Back in the good old days, brewing beer was mandatory before Christmas. Those who did not carry out this duty, risked to loose their farm to the King and to be deported. Hot rumors says that’s how Iceland became populated! Wanna know more? Vikings; ale, mead or bjórr? – Taste a selection of Norwegian beer while learning about the Vikings’ relation to it..