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Dead Guy Ale | Rogue Ales

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Dead Guy AleDead Guy Ale
BA SCORE
3.94/5
Very Good
7,595 Ratings
Dead Guy AleDead Guy Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Rogue Ales
Oregon, United States
rogue.com

Style: Maibock / Helles Bock

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.80%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
An ale inspired by the style of a German Maibock, brewed using our proprietary Pacman yeast, Dead Guy Ale is deep honey in color with a malty aroma, rich hearty flavor and a well balanced finish.

9 Ingredients: 2-Row, C15, Munich, Rogue Farms Dare™, Risk™ Malts; Rogue Farms Revolution™ & Independent™ Hops; Free Range Coastal Water & Pacman Yeast.

Added by kbub6f on 09-05-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#5,204
Reviews:
2,439
Ratings:
7,595
pDev:
12.44%
Bros Score:
4.3
 
 
Wants:
298
Gots:
1,874
Trade:
3
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 7,595 |  Reviews: 2,439
Photo of Juan_Andere
3.88/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of matcris
3.91/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A deep amber with lots of creamy foam that lasts. Fairly clear with lots of bubbles rising. This smells like a caramel candy of some type, to me. Maybe a little Werther's without the buttery part. Malty, bready, slight citrus undertones. The flavor is sweet, rich caramel malt, baked bread, and definitely a lingering citrus note, but not the bitter rind thing. Thick lacing down the glass, looks great. Slightly below average carbonation, but, sufficient, medium full body, a bit sticky, and fairly dry. Damn, pretty nice brew, here. First time having this.

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Photo of Jcbroome
3.82/5  rDev -3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of JuiceMan818
3.75/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of BigMFDaddy
4.06/5  rDev +3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Bobbca8
4.5/5  rDev +14.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Mattd123
4.84/5  rDev +22.8%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of rickklein9
4/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of ale_addin
3.62/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Dandy
3.59/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

After my sixth Dead guy I decided to do my first rating. The beer is somewhat orange with a small amount of haze. Little aroma that I can detect but excellent taste. A good combination of sweet and bitter, with good mouthfeel. I would say 3.5 is fair for one of my favorites. Maybe I'm to critical.

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Photo of BoodahMoogle
4.27/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of tmcarter23
3.78/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of superwho24
4.36/5  rDev +10.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of emwilke
4.4/5  rDev +11.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of BCborn
3.82/5  rDev -3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of OriginalWayOut
4.4/5  rDev +11.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Red_Zeke
4/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of dertyd
3.75/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of r2c2
4.44/5  rDev +12.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of stopimalreadydead
4.68/5  rDev +18.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of evergreen_machine
3.89/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of cdclark81
3.9/5  rDev -1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Pours a deep honey color with a two finger head that mostly dissipated with little lacing. I'm not picking much up on the nose, maybe a little malt. Flavor is light, maybe a little fruit in there as well. A little hop bite as well. Not much, but enough to let you know it's there. Good beer.

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Photo of ribby
4.11/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Mojopin88
4/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of eldoctorador
4/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Dead Guy Ale from Rogue Ales
Beer rating: 3.94 out of 5 with 7,595 ratings
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