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Alpha King - Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

5,262 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 5,262
Reviews: 1,683
rAvg: 4.26
pDev: 9.15%
Wants: 870
Gots: 600 | FT: 22
Brewed by:
Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub visit their website
Indiana, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  6.66% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
A bold yet balanced American Pale Ale with slight caramel sweetness and aggressive citrus hoppiness. This is our flagship beer.

68 IBU

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-23-2000)
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4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

mikedogg195, Nov 11, 2014
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4/5  rDev -6.1%

EricTKole, Nov 10, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

cjmccahill, Nov 10, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

HabaJohn, Nov 10, 2014
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4.72/5  rDev +10.8%

Mjs1977, Nov 09, 2014
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4.2/5  rDev -1.4%

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4/5  rDev -6.1%

rvisgaitis, Nov 09, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +11.5%

After reading several reviews about how this beer can be difficult to find, I suppose I should be grateful that it is so plentiful in my town north of Indy. I have this a few times a month on draft, and it is always excellent- perhaps the best balanced APA I've had. Aggressively hopped with fantastic citrus and caramel at the same time. One of so many great Three Floyd's offerings. Believe it or not, this one can be had for $3 a pint or less year-round at two bars in my town.

Roadking1979, Nov 09, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

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TomO23, Nov 07, 2014
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4/5  rDev -6.1%

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tripleb88, Nov 06, 2014
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nitr085, Nov 04, 2014
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Tchip13, Nov 04, 2014
Alpha King from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
95 out of 100 based on 5,262 ratings.