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Dead Guy Ale - Rogue Ales

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BA SCORE
89
very good

5,697 Ratings
THE BROS
96
world-class

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Ratings: 5,697
Reviews: 2,251
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 12.41%
Wants: 135
Gots: 353 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Rogue Ales visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Maibock / Helles Bock |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
8 Ingredients:
Malts: Northwest Harrington, Klages, Maier Munich and Carastan.
Hops: Perle and Saaz.
Yeast & Water: Rogue's Pacman Yeast & Free Range Coastal Water.

16º PLATO
40 IBU
78 AA
16º Lovibond

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 09-05-2001)
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BoitSansSoif

France

4.22/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A-Poured a slightly hazy, frosted copper-amber and formed a rich, frothy beige head that sank into a cap and left nice, small, detailed lacing on the edges of the glass.

S-Spice, citrus, candied fruit, American hops, and a hint of fresh dirt w/minerals. Caramel malts also shine through.

T-The soft toasted malts dominate the attack, and cede their place somewhat to the fruit-spice around mid-palate, and the finish brings out the hops and the smooth, earthy traits. A few moments later, the spice reemerges. All the flavors are soft, with none dominating, and each in a state of contained equilibrium. At any point, one flavor is more apparent than the rest, but you can taste them all to some degree. --Had to come back to edit. Now I'm picking up fresh veggies on the back of my tongue.

M-Carbonation is pretty steady, and I'm drinking this one pretty cold, and it's good. The body is on the lower end of medium, and goes well with the flavors and carbonation. This stuff is pretty good.

D-I really enjoyed this one. I will definitely buy this one again, and so far, it's my favorite from this brewery. Props to Inebrio for recommending this one.

Serving type: bottle

02-10-2008 13:56:50 | More by BoitSansSoif
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Dead Guy Ale from Rogue Ales
89 out of 100 based on 5,697 ratings.