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RATINGS: 3721   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5/5   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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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.


2.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
schavuitje (32) - apeldoorn, NETHERLANDS - APR 23, 2016
een rood bruine kleur en mout smaak als van een bok donkere toon licht bitter en toch watervlug een drogerrige mond. persoonlijk mis ik de volle smaak van mout die door hop opgehaald mogen worden.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
agent_persik (649) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - APR 22, 2016
Clean amber colour, small white head. Aroma of malt, caramel, grain, honey, biscuit, apples, banana, grassy hops. Lightly sweet bitter taste worth long hoppy aftertaste. Medium body and average carbonation. Quite enjoyable beer.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SG111 (1004) - New York, USA - APR 17, 2016
Bottled. No clear date. Pours dusty copper, off white head. Aroma is fig, cherry, esters, little bit of a cola aroma, little bit of hop citrus. Flavor is cherry, fig, it’s almost toffee but not quite. Orange hop citrus. Nice hop bitterness. A little heavy in the astringency but it’s really solid. I quite like it. It’s pretty complex and good. Especially for a German style beer which usually isn’t my cup of tea (or beer).

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Chalumeaux (908) - Methuen, Massachusetts, USA - APR 17, 2016
Poured from draft at Century House nice copper color with a one finger white head. Aromas of malty biscuit dark fruit caramel and yeast. Taste is fruity malty hints of spice and balanced bitterness.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
remALUS (144) - Kaunas, LITHUANIA - APR 16, 2016
Bottle:355ml Price: 1,49 €. Gintaro spalva. Malonus kvapas, labai geras skonis... didoka kaina

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sdg (150) - SWITZERLAND - APR 14, 2016
Dark golden color, slightly hazy liquid; Quickly dissipating white head - Aroma is malty, caramel, biscuits, some hints of dark fruits, some hops too - Taste is sweet at first, getting bitter towards the finish - full body, rather sticky mouthfeel, below average carbonation. Long, rather bitter, dry finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kanaclane (274) - - APR 13, 2016
Nez: Malté, miel, raisin Bouche: Maltée, caramel, biscuitée, miel, raisin, fruits secs Très bonne bière qui fait penser à un Barleywine en plus léger

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Melkart (431) - Porto Alegre, BRAZIL - APR 12, 2016
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.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DrNosha (1381) - Baden Württemberg, GERMANY - APR 12, 2016
12oz Flasche. Hellbraunes Bier mit luftigem Schaum. Fruchtig herbes Aroma. Kräuter und Süsse im Geschmack. Langes bitteres Finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ANZUShophunter (243) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - MAR 30, 2016
From bottle in beer stein. An amber brew with fleeting head and aroma of fruit bread and a hint of banana. Broad malts dominate the taste with a bit of spice and smokiness on the palate. My first venture into the lighter side of the bock family.


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