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RATINGS: 484   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59/5   IBU: 70   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
Lager meets IPA in a winning combination.

Our Fathom India Pale Lager combines time-honored lagering techniques with the hop profiles of a West Coast IPA recipe. The cold-fermenting lager yeast provides a clean base that allows the citrus and pine aromas from the hops to really shine. The result is a gold medal beer with a refreshing, easy drinking character and just the right amount of depth.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
culchiem (3153) - Berlin, GERMANY - OCT 7, 2015
Bottle from GDA. Clear Amber with a thin head. Aroma is peach and caramel. Flavor is hoppy pine, dry bitter, grapefruit and caramel. Long dry bitter palate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
stouby (4152) - Holbśk, DENMARK - OCT 7, 2015
Can at home, from Systembolaget. Golden yellow with a white head, some lacings. Aroma medium malty (caramel) and hoppy (citrusy, piney). Flavor medium sweet and bitter, fruity. Medium body.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jsquire (3866) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - OCT 2, 2015
Golden yellow color out of the can with a short lived white head. Nose of citrus rind and alcohol. I didnít notice the abv on the can. Lots of pine and dried orange peel over crusty bread and that alcohol. Interesting beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Drake (11172) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - OCT 1, 2015
12 ounce can from Beer Run. Clear golden, large white head, good retention. Aroma of herbal, resinous hops and pale malt. The taste is green, herbal hops, pale malt, a bit of pine. Medium bodied, mildly crisp, mild lingering bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
johnnnniee (3165) - Bedford, New Hampshire, USA - SEP 25, 2015
Can from Bertís Mostly clear deep golden color bubbly white head. Lemony citrus with a sweet crisp bready pilsner maltiness. Lingering mild earthy citrus bitterness. Quaffable brew.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
maekchu (2912) - Hirakata, JAPAN - SEP 22, 2015
Can from World Bee Market (Sake no Taniguchi). Pear and peach nose, along with alcohol (not fumes, exactlly, but a definite presencein the aroma). Clear orange-tinted gold straw color, thin white head. Caramel, grapefruit, and again a decided alcohol note. Malty, but thin. Bitter finish. Thin-medium body. Seems bigger than it really is -- light body, thin flavors make the alc. stand out a bit too much.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
thegreenrooster (3649) - St.louis, Missouri, USA - SEP 19, 2015
Pour is a clear yellow with a large white head. Aroma is fresh pine hops with maybe some mint in there. Flavor is again hops up front with a thick syrupy sweet malt. Kinda like a hopped up malt liquor. Finish is clean but leaves a decent hop on the tongue. Nice and hoppy for a lager but a little thick.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ctplt777 (385) - - SEP 13, 2015
This one tastes more on the lager side to me but theres definitely a huge bitterness. Not as tropical but definitely lots of pine and citrus. Really refreshing.Theres something else but I canít put my finger on it, but itís really good. Itís a wonderful mix of an ipa and a lager, which when done right, can be a delicious beer. I picked up a single and now I wish I just got the whole six pack, itís wonderful. Ballast Point crushed this one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bulk_Carrier (3023) - Mt Reclusion, Vermont, USA - SEP 11, 2015
This was poured into a pilsener glass. The appearance was a golden/bronzed color with a slight transparency about it. Light carbonation could be seen rising at a moderate pace. Messy foamy lacing clung around the glass. The smell started off with sweet grassy leading into sticky sweet citrus notes. A light sweet malt glazes over some light bitter citrus rind. The taste was sticky sweet with a decent underscore of bitter citrus rind balancing and gracing a nicely balanced citrusy aftertaste and semi-sticky sweet finish. On the palate, this one sat about a light to medium on the body with a nice sessionability about it. Carbonation rides really light on this one leading with a nice smooth yet somewhat creaminess on my tongue. Overall, this was a pretty good India Pale lager that I could have again.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cmacklin (516) - Lethbridge, Alberta, CANADA - SEP 10, 2015
12fl.oz. can. Pours a clear golden orange with a medium, long lasting, off-white head that laces. Sweet fruity, hoppy aroma of grapefruit, tropical fruit and pine. Sweet flavour of grapefruit, tropical fruit, pine and caramel malt with a dry, bitter, grassy finish. Medium body with an oily texture and soft carbonation. Refreshing and very drinkable.

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