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RATINGS: 429   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6   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.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
1FastSTi (3344) - Glendale, Wisconsin, USA - NOV 8, 2012
Tap at Ballast Point. The beer pours to a glowing golden body with a white head. Aroma is hoppy and fruity. Flavor is bitter hops with a dash of sulfur. Lots of grains like an artisan bread. The palate is bitter and medium bodied.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
SpursJerry (2) - - JUL 24, 2015 does not count
Nice foam and a golden color. The aroma is very suttle and almoast alcohol notes, but not bad in any way. The typical Ipa flavors are there and a nice ibu level. Balanced nicely.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Darwenus (647) - Virginia, USA - JUL 23, 2015
I don’t know if I’d have guessed that this was a lager if you’d served it to me blind. The hops are huge and up front in the aroma and flavor, the lager yeast that shows up on the tongue is very reserved. This beer pours a clear, golden color with a lot of suds. The aroma is slightly sweet, but mostly grassy/pine hops. That’s the flavor, too, but if you know to reach for it, you might pick up on a sweet, caramel lager character. Not bad, but not the best thing I’ve had from the brewery.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jyrsa (231) - - JUL 23, 2015
Can from Systembolaget. Clear bronze with strong white head. Sweet, citrusy and fruity. Caramel grapefruit and herbs with some lager yeast. Bitter with medium body and a long, IPAish after taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Holmen1 (3537) - Stavanger, NORWAY - JUL 22, 2015
0,33 boks fra Systembolaget Vasagatan Stockholm, på hotellrommet og delt med Kitty: klar oransjegylden med hvitt skum. Overmodne citrusfrukter, brøddeig, karamell og en diskret alkohol i bakgrunnen både i aroma og smak, virkelig kjærkomment etter to svenske starkøl (hva er det med denne miserablwntradisjonen?). Ikke en apa, heller ikke en imp.pilsner, men en vellykket og meget lettdrikkelig hybrid.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerRenter76 (291) - Texas, USA - JUL 22, 2015
A clear rich burnt orange infused golden body with a great looking large fluffy white crown that settled slowly leaving alot of broken lace behind.Aromas were yeasty with overripe citrus fruits and a bit toasted bread,a hint of sweet booze as well.Flavors of somewhat sweet doughy bread with a big shot the overripe citrusy hops,again the yeast plays a big role.I really liked this hopped lager,it actually seems bigger than what it is.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
mambossa (90) - Cleveland, Ohio, USA - JUL 21, 2015
Bomber to tulip. Pours a clear, serious gold with clingy head. Nose is super floral upfront, fresh foliage, some juiciness and pine riding slimly under the radar. Crisp flavor of bright citrus, unique floral/sweet-leaf-dominated palate, clean finishing with light bitter and malt-sticky linger. Irrisitably balanced mouthfeel with low carbonation. Always have enjoyed this one a great deal.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
NateH10s (27) - BELGIUM - JUL 21, 2015
Large bottle chilled into 33cl glass A: golden orange, white head that fades to fine Lacey head A: sweet grapefruit caramel malt, citrus and tropical fruit T: malty sweet P: smooth light quick through palate, late bitterness O: very easy drink nice long mild IPA bitterness, I’d drink again easily

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bursprak (1323) - Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 21, 2015
Can from Systembolaget. Clear golden pour with a frothy head. Notes of grapefruit, sweat, hay, green grass with a light bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hermod (4354) - Vantaa, FINLAND - JUL 19, 2015
355ml can from Systembolaget, Nyköping. Amber color, thick dense white head. Nice citrusy, piny, grassy, spicy hoppy aroma. Flavor continues the same, hoppy fruitiness, citrusy. Creamy palate, very quaffable. Could not tell this is a lager in any way. Fresh.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
conway (2019) - - JUL 18, 2015
Bottle. Gold with white head. Lots of citrus and tropical fruit with some pine and tea. Crisp mouthfeel. Good.

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