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Eruption Boosts Beer Sales

The Eyjafjallajökull eruption will be helpful in publicizing Iceland, even if the short term effects are negative, says the owner of beer factory Ölvisholt in south Iceland. The company has now begun exporting the beer Lava to liquor stores in Sweden and Canada, ruv.is reports.


Olvisholt’s Selection of Beer.

According to the owner of Ölvisholt, Jón Elías Gunnlaugsson, people are intrigued by the name Iceland. The country has been in the news a lot lately, which has increased worldwide interest in Icelandic beer.

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