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RATINGS: 2278   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.01/5   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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3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
KajII (800) - Macon, North Carolina, USA - SEP 18, 2012
Bottle. The pour was a clear copper brown with an average (1-2 finger) beige fluffy head that had great retention and possessed really good sheets of streaky lacing. The aroma was of a sweet biscuit malt, spruce and cascade hops and a sweet doughy yeast with notes of citrus (orange), caramel and a pronounced dark fruit (plum) presence. The taste was lightly sweet and malty with a note of caramel and a strong fruity presence in the beginning, and then became somewhat hoppy with a nice creamy bitter citrus peel ending. The flavor lasted an average duration following the swallow with a wonderful sweet hoppiness left lying on the taste buds. Mouthfeel was a bit beyond light in body with a creamy dry texture and a medium carbonation. Overall this was a very well balanced Pale Ale, with just the right amount of bitterness to go along with the mild fruity sweetness...


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Malin_aiisa (674) - SWEDEN - MAY 22, 2016
At Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2016 Yellow session. Golden with off white head Aroma of hops and citrus Taste bitter citrus and bread

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jokestereo (276) - SWEDEN - MAY 19, 2016
Pours clear dark amber with white head. Aroma; Resin, pine, caramel, grass, citrus and some grapefruit. Taste; Citrus, pine, caramel, bread, malt and resin.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
linusb (639) - SWEDEN - MAY 19, 2016
A: Nice clear brown coloured with a one finger white head. N: Malty, some orange zest, papaya, some wet wood T: Pine, grapefruit zest, honeydew O: Quite malty with a nice (but small) piney touch.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Guruhso (332) - Grindsted, DENMARK - MAY 18, 2016
Tap at mikkeller bar ; 3 floyds tap takeover. Hoppy aroma of citrus, tropical, pine, grapefruit and floral notes. Quite malty of caramel. The flavours starts heavy sweet but finish bitter with fairly long duration. The body is medium and the texture is juicy. A nice one...

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Hopmaestro (1147) - Örebro, SWEDEN - MAY 17, 2016
Super fresh bottle from trade. Aroma is loaded with pine, resin and fruits. Taste is pretty sweet with peaches and grapefruity, citrusy hops. Dry and a bit strawy finish. Lovely. Super-tasty.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
martin00sr (2394) - Haderslev, DENMARK - MAY 16, 2016
Tap @CBC16. Grape and peach aroma. Light malt. Similar flavor with some lasting piney bitterness and some biscuit malt.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mariuspoenari (1104) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAY 16, 2016
On tap at CBC 2016. Clear amber pour with a very tall off-white head. Citrus, grapefruit, unripe tropical fruit. Smooth and refreshing.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
MrOrla (1980) - Odense C, DENMARK - MAY 13, 2016
Tap cbc. Pours hazy deep amber. Aroma of old grains, caramel, old hops, grassy, light grape. Taste us huge caramel and grains, quite. Bitter. Old

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Humlehode (542) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 13, 2016
Pours very nice clear deep golden with large lasting head. Hoppy citrus floral, pine aroma. Crisp and nice subdued caramel backbone. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
VastActiv (5328) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - MAY 12, 2016
Tap at Mikkeller Viktoriagade, Copenhagen. Colour is clear orange with small white head. Aromas and flavors: Fruits, caramel, sweetness, hops and malts.


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