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RATINGS: 1199   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.97   IBU: 99   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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Like Hops? You’ll like this fire-hued beer. This is the beer I have always dreamed of making. This is the beer that would come to mind while spending the last two years tearing down walls, hanging sheetrock, moving kegs, power washing the ceilings, arguing with various agencies, and cutting the water main. Without Golden Promise malt, made by family-owned Simpsons Malt, Furious would just be pissed offed. From Scotland, this malt is still produced in the tradition of turning over the barley by hand, resulting in a malt that is unsurpassed in its quality. Golden Promise is also used extensively by premium whisky distilleries such as The Macallan. This malt provides the backbone for the intense hop character. Four American hop varieties are used at a rate of over three pounds per barrel. The result is a rich malt sweetness infused with bright hop flavor and aroma from beginning to end. Oh yeah, it’s about 6% alcohol and around 100 IBUs.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Weezel (187) - Florida, USA - JUN 9, 2014
Great tropical hop aroma and deep amber color. The taste is more tropical hops with mango and raspberries shining through. The malt is there to back it up but doesn't get in the way of the hop profile. Really good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
arnold931 (517) - Iowa, USA - MAY 30, 2014
Draft. Pours clear copper with thin head and nice lacing. Nose and taste is nice pine and grapefruit. Dry aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
espenra (869) - Kurland, NORWAY - MAY 27, 2014
25cl sample on tap. Bronze colour with a minimal head. Aroma is sweet and malty. Notes of pine. Flavour is moderately bitter. Some hops. Notes of pine and sour bread. A lingering aftertaste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
rouhlas (79) - GREECE - MAY 27, 2014
16 fl oz (475 ml) can at home, canned on 01/10/2014 (4.5 months old). Unclean amber-copper color with nice light frothy off-white head that lasts thin until the end. Very nice aroma, hoppy and malty at the same time. Light floral, pine, tropical and citrus fruits like grapefruit and orange, and sweet caramel malty scent too. Taste is the same. Some malty sweetness and a lot of hoppy bitterness! Very nice! Medium body, oily feel, soft carbonation, long bitter finish. One of my favorite IPAs!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Splitenz (329) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 26, 2014
Pours like pure liquid amber. Surprisingly deep amber actually. Wonderful dense hop flavours and taste. Tickles the nose this one. A carnival of candy, flowers, fruits and the like in the mouth, followed by a terrific clawing burning on the way down the throat. Leaves a sweet citrus effervescence on the "burp" as Oz Clarke would say.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
esp0r (1948) - NORWAY - MAY 25, 2014
Sample at Haand 2014
Dark copper, quite clear, white head. Smell of herbs, citrus, hints of basil, light malts. Moderate sweet, quite clean, citrus and spices. Medium bitter, quite well hopped. Nice

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Vighals (1089) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - MAY 25, 2014
Gylden brun klar med beige skum. Humle, sitrus og grapefruktlukt. Bitter smak med sitrussødme. Bitter søt, lang ettersmak. Haandfestivalen 2014

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
SimonTja (244) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAY 24, 2014
Got a bit surprised of how copper it is, but it pours copper, almost like a scotch ale. Aroma is straight up citrus, a lot of tropical fruit, but also some nuttyness to it. The taste is super balanced, the 99 IBU in a 6.2% is not even really dominant, the malt body is different but somehow almost perfect to this 6.2% beer, I am usually against speciality malts in my IPA/Pale Ales, but this one did it way better than any other I’ve seen.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
IPAgutten79 (499) - Skui, NORWAY - MAY 24, 2014
UPDATED: JUL 14, 2014 Haandfestivalen 2014. Mørk gylden med medium høyde på skummet. Aromaen er furu, malt, tropiske frukter og humle. Samme i smaken. Søtlig først, så fin og bitter i ettersmaken. Medium konsistens.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Arve_Christian (3031) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 24, 2014
On tap at Haand 14. Copper colored , good foam. Immediate hops, some grapefruit, caramel, toffee. Full body & high complexity. Some sweetness, bitterness balances well. Very enjoyable ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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