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Dead Guy Ale - Rogue Ales

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Dead Guy AleDead Guy Ale

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very good

6,527 Ratings

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Ratings: 6,527
Reviews: 2,294
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 12.41%
Wants: 189
Gots: 763 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
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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.

40 IBU
78 AA
16º Lovibond

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 09-05-2001)
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Appearance - Pours a slightly opaque golden hue, nice head which dissipates into a nice lace.

Smell - Caramel, freshness. Not a whole lot in the smell except a great beer.

Taste - Beautiful caramel, with a subtle toffee undertone to finish it off. I've been drinking this beer consistently for the last 9 years now and the only thing holding this beer back from a perfect 5 in taste is consistency. There is a definite fluctuation with quality of flavor from time to time, but the batch I'm drinking tonight is absolute perfection.

Mouthfeel - Has never let me down. Medium body, perfect carbonation. Perfect balance of hop and malt. I honestly can't differentiate between where malts end and hops begin.

Overall - Maybe I'm a bit biased when it comes to Dead Guy, and if so, it's only because this is the beer that got me into liking beer again, and started me onto the journey I find myself on today. A good 4-5 times a year I find myself saying "You know what? Tonight's a Dead Guy night", and it's never done me wrong.

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Dead Guy Ale from Rogue Ales
89 out of 100 based on 6,527 ratings.