Alpha King | 3 Floyds Brewing Co.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
3 Floyds Brewing Co.
Indiana, United States
3floyds.com

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.66%

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

Added by BeerAdvocate on 07-23-2000

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#805
Reviews:
1,870
Ratings:
6,616
pDev:
8.94%
Bros Score:
4.23
 
 
Wants:
985
Gots:
1,439
Trade:
29
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Alpha King from 3 Floyds Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4.25 out of 5 with 6,616 ratings