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John John Dead Guy Ale - Rogue Ales

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John John Dead Guy AleJohn John Dead Guy Ale

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BA SCORE
86
very good

551 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 551
Reviews: 297
rAvg: 3.82
pDev: 13.87%
Wants: 16
Gots: 26 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Maibock / Helles Bock |  6.40% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
"Dead Guy Ale aged in Dead Guy Whiskey Barrels"

Malts: Carastan, Rogue Micro-Barley Farm Dare & Risk malts.
Hops: Saaz, Willamette, Rogue Micro-Farm Hop Yard Revolution hops.
Yeast & Water: Pacman Yeast & Free Range Coastal Water.

16º PLATO
40 IBU
78 AA
16º Lovibond

(Beer added by: RedBrewer83 on 01-10-2010)
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Treyliff

West Virginia

3.73/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

A- pours a hazy and cloudy amber color with some sediment floating around, small white creamy head with decent retention and no lace

S- typical sweet and malty helles aromas, a bot of toasted grain and some woodsy oak undertones

T- upon first taste, it tastes similar to regular Dead Guy Ale, the barrel flavor kicks in mid-palate with oaky vanilla notes, I'm not really tasting any whiskey flavors. The finish is sweet and malty with more woodsy notes

M- medium body with low carbonation, foamy mouthfeel leads to a slightly sticky finish

O- for the style, its pretty flavorful. Was a bit dissapointed in the lack if whiskey character, but overall nice and malty with an oak kick

Serving type: bottle

07-01-2013 20:52:11 | More by Treyliff
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Hadn't seen this one before and thought it was neat. Loved Dead Guy and enjoyed Double Dead Guy so I figured I'd pick it up.
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John John Dead Guy Ale from Rogue Ales
86 out of 100 based on 551 ratings.