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Dead Guy AleDead Guy Ale

Brewed by:
Rogue Ales
Oregon, United States

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

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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

12oz bottle no date

Hazy yellow-amber with plenty of rising bubbles. 2cm head with decent lacing and staying power. Smell is warm bready malts with some floral hops. Very average. Taste is similar- Sweet biscuit malt that starts dry but finishes wet and sugary. The bitterness of the hops hit you right away quickly fading into the malt with a lemon zest finish. Well balanced but maybe a little sweet. The mouthfeel is great: creamy and full feeling, yet well carbonated and crisp.

Interesting brew. Good taste and mouthfeel, though there are better Rogue beers out there.

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Bottle to Founders tulip.

A - Medium orange with a golden glow around the edges and one finger of bubbly off-white head.

S - Bready/grainy malts, a touch of sweet caramel and some noticeable alcohol. A very light bitterness is evident with some floral notes.

T - A decent hop punch up front with floral notes balanced by some bready/grainy malts with a fairly prominent sweetness. The ABV is slightly noticeable.

M - Medium body with light to moderate carbonation.

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a nice amber color with a 2 inch white head and good retention. Leaves a spider web lacing on the glass. Aroma is of sweet malt and a touch of citrus. Taste is light sweetness and finishes a bit with of citrus and tart finish. Medium bodied and good drinkability.

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Dead Guy Ale from Rogue Ales
Beer rating: 3.94 out of 5 with 7,610 ratings
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