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RATINGS: 2204   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.02   IBU: 66   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Big American Pale Ale with citrusy aroma- a hop lover’s cult beer and Three Floyds’ flagship beer Brewed with Cenntennial, Cascade & Warrior Hops.
Alpha King is an American Pale Ale with a bold citrus hop character. We brew all our beers for our own demanding tastes. If you’re unwilling to compromise on your beer, we urge you to try it.


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3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Art (2153) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 17, 2013
This is my first FFF rating. I’ve always wanted to try some of their beers. Bottle thanks to rxeight in a trade. I always loved the label art. Pours with about and inch of head. Pours a deep orange color. Extra malty pale ale. Goes down very smooth and clean.


5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Beersmithbacon (100) - San Luis Rey, California, USA - MAY 29, 2015
Flagship of American Pale. yES! Citrus pine aroma. Flavor with light biscuit makes and fresh pine hops with hint of mint. Crisp dry hoppy finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerhunter111 (10075) - Hasborn, GERMANY - MAY 17, 2015
Leicht trübe dunkel orangegoldene Farbe, ordentliche beige Schaumkrone. Geruch sehr hopfig, harzig, reife Früchte. Geschmack sehr hopfig, bitter, Aprikose und Pfirsich.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jared_Clifton (43) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAY 17, 2015
Pours amber color with white head. Light body. Very hop forward, citrus fruits, sweet fruits. So much like an ipa.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 5/20
daniel_harner (1) - chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 16, 2015 does not count
"hoppy American pale ale 6.6%" This is a very solid pale ale, great looking, hop forward, closer to an IPA than most Pale Ales

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ElManana (988) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - MAY 13, 2015
Bottle bought at Mikkeller Webshop. Tropical fruits, very malty backbone, hoppy character, but quite sweet, maybe a tad too sweet.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MarcoDL (2683) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 13, 2015
Bottle at tasting. Golden color, white head. Aroma of pine and citrus mostly. Taste has lots of pine and citrus, crisp and caramel. Very nice, but also way overhyped.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MrHangover (3111) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - MAY 9, 2015
Bottle @ THLBBT May. Pours a clear golden beer with a medium sized, off white head on top. Aroma of sweet matls, hayish, grassy notes, lemon zest and citric notes. Flavor has big bitter influence in there, some typical Three Floyds stuff going on, soft carbonation and really, rather sweet malty aftertaste. Good in balance, good stuff!

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
madelfonatree (51) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - MAY 6, 2015
Look - Darker than a typical Pale Ale. Head has more of a ten color to it than ivory. Head is medium and lacing is there. Medium carbonation size. Smell - Subtle dankness. Lemon/lime. Is there very faint bubble gum? Taste - Bready. Caramel. Not too bitter. Citrus finish. Feel - Smooth. Doesn’t sting. Doesn’t explode but not flat. Overall - Why do you need to be blown away with bitterness? This is drinkable beer with a hint of what you want in an IPA. I liked it more out of a bottle.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tectactoe (3099) - Michigan, USA - MAY 6, 2015
Bottle: Cloudy copper color with a small, off-white head. Aroma is strong & pungent for a pale ale. Peppery, earthy, raw, dirty hops with a heavy, heavy malt backdrop. Caramel, booze, & some toasted bread. Super heavy carbonation, each sip fizzles away on my palate. Spicy & herbal hop notes, leafy with a strong earthy & white pepper presence. Toasted caramel, baked bread, pungent grapefruit rind finish with a touch of dank hop oil & malt sugar. Not bad, just a little messy. Zombie Dust stomps all over this, though.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Moose22 (5) - - APR 23, 2015 does not count
This is a very solid pale ale, great looking, hop forward, closer to an IPA than most Pale Ales. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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