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RATINGS: 3769   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5/5   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Dead Guy is a German-style Maibock made with Rogue’s proprietary "PacMan" ale yeast. It is deep honey in color with a malty aroma, rich hearty flavor and a well balanced finish. Dead Guy is created from Northwest Harrington, Klages, Maier Munich and Carastan malts, along with Perle and Saaz Hops.
In the early 1990s Dead Guy Ale was created as a private tap sticker to celebrate the Mayan Day of the Dead (November 1st, All Souls Day) for Casa U Betcha in Portland, Oregon. The Dead Guy design proved popular and was incorporated into a bottled product a few years later with MaierBock as the elixir.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ruigo (2382) - PORTUGAL - OCT 20, 2016
From bottle. Hazy copper with off-white lacing. Caramel and malty aroma. Sweet with hoppy notes. Good beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
LearninBeer (486) - Sterling Heights, Michigan, USA - OCT 13, 2016
The aroma is malty, roasty and a little caramel. Pours a clear copper with white head, mostly diminishing and excellent lacing. The taste is bitter and a touch sour. The body is medium, the texture creamy, the carbonation lively and the finish long. Very good!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
josanguapo (1146) - SPAIN - OCT 13, 2016
UPDATED: OCT 13, 2016 From decervecitas. In Teku glass. Watching Los Soprano 4x08. Sweet caramel, molasses, with good herbal hop bite to compensate it without removing protagonism from the malty profile. Very drinkable, invites to long sips, specially as it warms up

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
crabbypantalones (46) - - OCT 11, 2016
About as clutch as a beer can get, Rogue’s Dead Guy might be the best workhorse in craft beer this side of Sierra Nevada Pale Ale. Big, doughy, caramel malt front with a brisk, euro-hopped finish, piney and herbal and bracing, with a gentle fade. Easy to drink, even easier to order a second.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jiwookdo (34) - changwon, SOUTH KOREA - OCT 8, 2016
tap at street taco in ulsan amber color with creamy white head, mostly lasting with fair lacing. Aroma is heavy malty. Midium bodied, sticky texture, lively carbonation, Long duration, light sweetness,

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bygers (1155) - Oslo, NORWAY - OCT 6, 2016
Bottle 0,33l. Pours amber colour. Aroma of bread, caramel, toffee, some sweet wood. Taste balanced towards hoppy, salt, artichoke and caramel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
fuzzcro (247) - Illinois, USA - OCT 6, 2016
I’m sure glad I decided to try this one...excellent!The aroma is pleasant and the taste is very impressive...a little sweet and as I always praise...No Bitter!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
xoldlady (16) - Arizona, USA - OCT 5, 2016
On tap at TCB. Good enough for an autumn afternoon. Nice malt, enough sharpness to keep it interesting. I could happily do a couple pints, but any more would probably prove too much.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
NikkTwist (2765) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 5, 2016
UPDATED: OCT 5, 2016 Draft at Bru Craft. Clear orange copper pour. Lots of soapy beige foam and sloppy lace. Mop water aroma. Medium caramel malts. Wet wood. Pumpernickel. Dried apricots. Cinnamon. Nutmeg. Clove. Toasted bagels. Not awful but not a go-to.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hiledd (91) - Massachusetts, USA - OCT 4, 2016
Dried fruit and malt aroma, hazy copper red color, head dissipates quickly. Medium body with chewy texture and warm alcohol finish. Toffee, dried fruit, licorice, and floral flavor. Excellent fall beer for cold afternoon. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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