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Dead Guy Ale - Rogue Ales

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BA SCORE
89
very good

5,980 Ratings
THE BROS
96
world-class

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Ratings: 5,980
Reviews: 2,263
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 12.41%
Wants: 149
Gots: 478 | 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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benjaminkhlaw

Hong Kong

3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

08-22-2014 13:13:17 | More by benjaminkhlaw
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browniewithnuts

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -24.1%

08-22-2014 08:53:11 | More by browniewithnuts
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jmt308

New York

4/5  rDev +1.3%

08-22-2014 04:27:42 | More by jmt308
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aj_tuna

California

2.75/5  rDev -30.4%

08-21-2014 20:55:23 | More by aj_tuna
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Brams


4/5  rDev +1.3%

08-20-2014 23:40:44 | More by Brams
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cfrobrew

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

08-20-2014 22:01:07 | More by cfrobrew
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Moonman721

Illinois

4.8/5  rDev +21.5%

08-20-2014 21:13:10 | More by Moonman721
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Benh777


4.03/5  rDev +2%

08-20-2014 03:05:50 | More by Benh777
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Moses13

Ohio

4.4/5  rDev +11.4%

08-20-2014 01:29:07 | More by Moses13
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victorylow


3.8/5  rDev -3.8%

08-20-2014 00:49:32 | More by victorylow
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Sellen

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

08-20-2014 00:07:09 | More by Sellen
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JLSIV

Georgia

3.88/5  rDev -1.8%

Poured from 650mL bottle into a 20 oz pub glass, beautiful head, 1 finger thick and persistent, great lacing, amber with a little bit of haze.

Nice aroma of malt then hops which surprised me a little, the head definitely releases some biscuit smell as well.

Taste has some hoppy bitterness, but with a good earthy malt background, almost the reverse of the aroma. I get a little oak after the finish in back, but not much.

Mouthfeel is medium, with correct carbonation,

Overall above average to outstanding. I have not tried any other Maibock or Helles Bock, so I was probably a little conservative. Noticing the hops in the recipe, I would hazard that Rogue did their research right on this one. I would like to try it again if I can grab it on tap, which shouldn't be hard.

08-19-2014 23:53:09 | More by JLSIV
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Marco41


4/5  rDev +1.3%

08-19-2014 21:45:57 | More by Marco41
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Nbdreher


4/5  rDev +1.3%

08-19-2014 18:15:08 | More by Nbdreher
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qpaladeau

Alberta (Canada)

5/5  rDev +26.6%

08-19-2014 18:01:52 | More by qpaladeau
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asobler87


4.08/5  rDev +3.3%

08-19-2014 06:48:43 | More by asobler87
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Slater_Mounts

Alabama

4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

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Mmantia90


4.7/5  rDev +19%

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Kjlabrone


4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

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marcusR111

Alberta (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

Serving: 650 mL bottle chilled to fridge temperature poured into a wine glass.

Appearance: Amber and honey hues. Head is 1 finger thick. Leaves lots of lacing on the glass.

Smell: Strong hoppy scent is the first thing to come through. Some malt. Slight biscuit scent.

Taste: A hoppy bitterness is the major flavour of the beer. A light oakiness. Malt comes through more in the taste than the scent as well as a small yeasty flavour.

Mouthfeel: Medium bodied beer, leaves a slight stickiness on the lips. Carbonation is just right.

Overall: Worth the try at least once. Not a beer you can drink multiple in one sitting. Slightly overpriced.

08-19-2014 01:28:06 | More by marcusR111
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RPH2327

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

08-18-2014 19:59:12 | More by RPH2327
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HamdenHector

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

A: very clear; bronze in color; 1 finger khaki head that receded quickly to a thin ring; little lacing;

S: caramel, sugar cookie, a little sourness;

T: really well balanced; caramel up front with a lightly bitter finish;

M: medium bodied; moderate carbonation; creamy;

O: delicious;

08-18-2014 16:54:16 | More by HamdenHector
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Shawnxa3

Florida

4/5  rDev +1.3%

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GeorgeCarroll

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -24.1%

08-18-2014 16:44:54 | More by GeorgeCarroll
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Vitruvius

Georgia

4.5/5  rDev +13.9%

great warm weather beer

08-18-2014 16:07:04 | More by Vitruvius
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Dead Guy Ale from Rogue Ales
89 out of 100 based on 5,980 ratings.