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Alpha Klaus Christmas (Xmas) Porter - 3 Floyds Brewing Co.

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Alpha Klaus Christmas (Xmas) PorterAlpha Klaus Christmas (Xmas) Porter

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Ratings: 1,971
Reviews: 723
rAvg: 4.12
pDev: 10.44%
Wants: 254
Gots: 315 | FT: 20
Brewed by:
3 Floyds Brewing Co. visit their website
Indiana, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: zerk on 12-06-2002

Alpha King’s festive cousin. A big American Christmas Porter brewed with English chocolate malt, Mexican sugar and of course, tons of strange American hops. Cheers!

38 IBU
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

The bottle had a hand written "06" on the white part of AK's cap, so I assume its from 2006.

A - Very dark brown - almost black. Nice light brown thick head. Reduces to .25 head, but good retention.

S - Chocolate, leather, coffee and I think just a whiff of spice.

T - Again, chocolaty, bitter finish resolves to pretty much neutral. Some slight medicinal quality right before finish.

M - Medium bodied, lots of carb. Lighter and more carbonated than I expected. Pretty fair coating.

T - Definitely not overpowering - goes down pretty smooth.

Notes: This bottle is probably not indicative of a fresh one. I will have to trade out for a fresh one and review it. Pretty nice beer, just possibly faded a little.

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Alpha Klaus Christmas (Xmas) Porter from 3 Floyds Brewing Co.
92 out of 100 based on 1,971 ratings.