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Alfa - Athenian Brewery

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BA SCORE
67
poor

87 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 87
Reviews: 49
rAvg: 2.78
pDev: 20.5%


Brewed by:
Athenian Brewery visit their website
Greece

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 06-20-2003)
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PapaEugene

Netherlands

2.75/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Bought the Alfa beer since someone told me it was better and less commercial than Mythos... they might have added... and more watery!

A: Poured it my unavoidable IKEA holiday glass. Very light yellow color and a non-shocking head.

S: Very thin grains and hops.

T: For me tasted like a diluted Heineken... watery. Maybe the best part is the light bittersweet aftertaste.

M: Good when you very thirsty in the Greek heat.

D: Like mouthfeel. Drinking without thinking. But not impressed.

Serving type: bottle

09-01-2009 12:10:37 | More by PapaEugene
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Alfa from Athenian Brewery
67 out of 100 based on 87 ratings.