Alpha King | 3 Floyds Brewing Co.

BA SCORE
95
world-class
6,445 Ratings
Alpha KingAlpha King
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
Ratings:
6,445
Reviews:
1,836
Avg:
4.26
pDev:
8.92%
 
 
Wants:
972
Gots:
1,341
For Trade:
29
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters | Alström Bros
Ratings: 6,445 |  Reviews: 1,836
Photo of mdlb44
4.25/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of BSUNyikos31
3.44/5  rDev -19.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Photo of sleepingsoundly
3.94/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Usually I drink IPAs/ double pales, but this was a nice change! Cool look, the only thing was a weird feel, but I think I feel that for most Three Floyds Beers. Good stuff!

 172 characters

Photo of Beerhere_NWI
4.24/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Jaxbrew
4.75/5  rDev +11.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of DeadeyeOTDO
3.5/5  rDev -17.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of JooJooEyeballs
4.89/5  rDev +14.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

I wish I could get this one on a regular basis rather than having to beg for a trade!

85 characters

Photo of Pav5069
4.1/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Thecasehead
4.18/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Jaypay1983
3.94/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Had on tap in Indy. Overall great APA. Wish I could get this back east

70 characters

Photo of dsl72701
4.72/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of mattreitz49
3.93/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of jaybes
3.96/5  rDev -7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of TylerKitchens
4.06/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of sdlhy
4.2/5  rDev -1.4%

Photo of Bencooper27
4.5/5  rDev +5.6%

Photo of DMarlinJ
4.25/5  rDev -0.2%

Photo of rugratfdx
3.36/5  rDev -21.1%

Photo of nathanmiller
4/5  rDev -6.1%

Photo of Gasparmatthew
4.8/5  rDev +12.7%

Photo of DocBee
4.28/5  rDev +0.5%

Photo of Smitch
4/5  rDev -6.1%

Photo of Dinkel
4/5  rDev -6.1%

Photo of d_brommer_nh
3.25/5  rDev -23.7%

Photo of millerm25
3.92/5  rDev -8%

Alpha King from 3 Floyds Brewing Co.
4.26 out of 5 based on 6,445 ratings.
  • About Us

    Your go-to website for beer (since 1996), publishers of BeerAdvocate magazine (since 2006) and hosts of world-class beer events (since 2003). Respect Beer.
  • BeerAdvocate Microbrew Invitational

    Join us June 2-3, 2017 in Boston, Mass. for beer, cider, mead, kombucha and sake from over 70 small producers.

    Learn More
  • Subscribe to BeerAdvocate Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.

    Subscribe