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RATINGS: 3773   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.

Kuzo's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Kuzo (116) - Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 6, 2011
Pours a cloudy copper with bubbly white head. Aroma is sweet malts, caramel, bread, and citrus hops. Taste is malty with a nice dry hop bitterness on the finish. Notes of bread and honey linger after the bitterness diminishes. Medium and dry mouthfeel. Overall its flavorful and easy to drink.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Clareeses (5) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - OCT 26, 2016 does not count
UPDATED: OCT 26, 2016 Pours a slightly opaque red. Mild, fruity aroma. Fairly heavy carbonation. Taste has peachy undertones with hint of herbs and roasted malt. This doesn?t really taste that much like an ale, which is probably why I like it all right.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
markextrae (3995) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - OCT 24, 2016
Sample from bottle, poured a Amber colour with slight off heat. Nose of caramel, cookies, big malt notes, dough, light floral, sweet dry malt aftertaste

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
olsvammel (6293) - Örebro, SWEDEN - OCT 24, 2016
Sample at a Systembolaget tasting. Smell of oatmeal cookies. Sweet and malty smell with some oats, nuts and caramel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
McWorta (1530) - LUXEMBOURG - OCT 22, 2016
Opalescent golden with a fluffy off white head. Aromas of hay, some light toasted malts with a light floral and herbal touch. Fine carbonation, soft texture with a medium body. Well balanced malt sweetness with a floral hop bitterness profile. Moderately lasting finish. Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ruigo (2397) - 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 (487) - 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 (1160) - 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 (52) - - 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 (35) - 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

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