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Dead Guy Ale - Rogue Ales

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BA SCORE
89
very good

5,692 Ratings
THE BROS
96
world-class

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Ratings: 5,692
Reviews: 2,251
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 12.41%
Wants: 134
Gots: 350 | 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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adkirkish

Florida

3.73/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Appearance: Poured clear amber, with a frothy persistent white head.

Aroma: Pale malts upfront, with a lingering bitter hop aroma. No esthers, no diacetyl.

F: Mirrors the aroma in pale malts and hops, but balance leans towards the hops. I thought this beer could be leaning towards a pale ale as far as style is concerned. Pale ale qualities with a slight astringency (husky/grainy).

M: High carbonation, medium bodied, and medium mouthfeel.

O: This was the first time I've had Dead Guy, and I found it to be true to style as far as a hoppier version of a traditional bock, but I didn't get the malt presence that the style calls for. At least not in this pint. I almost thought I was drinking a pale ale which is alright by me.

Serving type: on-tap

07-10-2010 02:03:41 | More by adkirkish
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Dead Guy Ale from Rogue Ales
89 out of 100 based on 5,692 ratings.