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RATINGS: 3708   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5/5   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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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.

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3.5
JohananaV2 (278) - Hurst, Texas, USA - AUG 6, 2017
Just a solid ass ale. It's rich yet clean, flavorful and heavy bodied. It's a delicious beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
Ysok02 (1865) - Mons, BELGIUM - AUG 6, 2017
Robe ambrée, fine mousse. Nez élégant sur des notes épicées, pointe de fourrure, de cuir, de malt torréfié, de café au lait, de noisette. Bouche à l’attaque épicée, de la rondeur, une bulle ronde et onctueuse, longue finale épicée. Une très belle bière épicée.

3
kingstoni (2154) - FINLAND - JUL 27, 2017
Bottle. Hazy copper color with a medium thin frothy off-white head. Aroma of bread, honey, caramel and notes of lemon. Sweet and medium bitter taste. Medium body.

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4
23109VC (7) - - JUL 26, 2017 does not count
UPDATED: JUL 26, 2017 Draft. Malty and sweet. Light finish. Subtle fruit flavor as well. Not bitter. Overall a good beer.

3.6
bytemesis (9345) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - JUL 24, 2017
UPDATED: JUL 25, 2017 Tap. Pours clear hazel, small off white head, decent lacing. Aroma is nutty, malty, dark bread. Flavor is medium sweet, very light bitter. Light plus body.

2.5
cervmagpt (913) - PORTUGAL - JUL 11, 2017
Review based on the BJCP2015 guidelines (style 4C). Bottle 35.5 cl - batch Unknown (BBF 08.2017). AROMA: caramelized and stale malt aroma. slight maillard compounds. APPEARANCE: ambar color and slightly hazy. médium ivory head with médium retention. TASTE: medium stale malt flavor and caramelized. médium bitterness with a semi-dry and bitter finish. PALATE: medium-low body with medium carbonation. OVERALL: already oxidized. demands re-tasting.

3.6
GemmeDeReve (119) - FRANCE - JUL 10, 2017
Bière ambrée sans mousse légèrement trouble. Un nez de prune, voir de mirabelles ! Elle est légèrement pétillante, le goût amene une touche de miel, on sent un certain degré d’alcool. Une bonne bière mais qui reste un peu différente de celles que je bois

3.8
janubio (935) - SPAIN - JUL 10, 2017
Amber colour, small head that never fades completely, creamy lace.
Aroma of caramel, nuts, spices, some hops that balance the malty flavour, chocolate.
Medium body, creamy texture, carbonations is OK.
Taste of caramel, dark fruits, nuts. Really good and easy drinking beer.

3.4
ghendrix (171) - Rochester, New York, USA - JUL 9, 2017
Bottle, pours amber brown, thin pale head that’s quick to dissipate. Aromas of caramel, spice. Taste is medium sweet and light-medium bitter. Medium bodied, medium length finish.

4.1
Fisler (716) - Bamberg, GERMANY - JUL 8, 2017
In der Nase deutliche Malzigkeit. Im Trunk definitiv bockig, Cookie, süffig, Karamell, Honig, leicht alkoholisch. Schönes Ding.


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