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RATINGS: 310   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.78   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Fully kraeusened to produce carbonation naturally for a clean, smooth taste, "Genny" is brewed with six-row barley malt, corn grits, hops from the Yakima Valley and Geneseeís exclusive bottom-fermenting yeast


1.8
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
scooterbub (920) - Lander, Wyoming, USA - JAN 15, 2014
12 ounce stubby bottle. Pours a golden yellow with a thin white head that slowly fades. Taste is caramel, grass, corn and grain. Aroma is of grass and grain. Has a decent body that coats the mouth. The finish is slightly sweet. Refreshing and easy to drink. A good thirst quencher for the price.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
stevoj (2870) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JAN 14, 2014
24 oz. can from Jacksonís. Nice looking with high tightly beaded head. For a lager not bad, light on the palate and not too much evidence of the adjunct grains. Crisp, clean, refreshing. Certainly better than some of the big boys, a good summer thirst quencher.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
SHIG (3934) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - DEC 28, 2013
Can thanks to my buddy Red: Drank from the classic white can with simple beautiful label. Aroma is fresh grain. The taste is magical as it opens up memories of my childhood and upstate NY. Does it get any better?

1.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
csaso (1686) - Missouri, USA - DEC 19, 2013
Can - good size foamy head, very pale straw color, sweet corn aroma and flavor, not much hops, very dry finish - not very good overall ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
blackisle (1192) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - NOV 10, 2013
clear pale golden, fluffy white head, disappears quickly, some lacing, light sweet bready nose, cereal, corn, grass, hint of citrus, light sweet, slight bitterness, light body, bit sticky texture, clean dry finish

2.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RapeBeer (21) - Indiana, USA - AUG 1, 2013
While visiting Berkshire County, Massachusetts I quickly discovered a local "party store" to find some regional beers. In a sea of fun labels and enticing names, my eyes were drawn to a lonely cooler in the back of the store. Inside, I found a shining six-pack of Genesee. Having never heard of it before, I asked the dude at the counter about it. He said "Itís an old-school beer. Grandpaís drink it." I looked at the two-bit label and knew that I had to try it. As a fan of regionally macro-brewed American Pale Lagers, I knew I had made a good choice. My first sip, I wonít lie, was a bit hard to swallow. It tasted a little bit like an aluminum can. The second through twelfth sips, however, we delightfully crisp and easy to drink. I probably wouldnít want to drink a warm Genesee but I am satisfied with my purchase. I look forward to trying the other beers in the Genesee family.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
geologyguy (974) - Columbia, South Carolina, USA - JUL 29, 2013
bland light smell...taste is mild and what you would thing for a light lager...nothing shines and nothing good stands out...very average for the beer type...

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
BillKismet (3502) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JUL 13, 2013
Carbonated, ginger ale body with very tick, airy, tower of foam on top. Light grainy, dank nose, with a touch of corn, uric acid, and skunk cabbage. Body seems flat even though the appearance is pretty carbonated. Smooth body. Six row grains and corny quality come through. Reminiscent, of dank, beer-spilled diver bar floors, but no terrible.

1.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 3/20
ads135 (3357) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - JUL 7, 2013
For what it is, how can you complain? Its sweet, somewhere in the range between a Bud and a Labatt. Classic presentation. Good for the river.

0.9
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 1/20
finn1918 (228) - Georgia, USA - JUN 26, 2013
24oz can for 99 cents; 4th of July themed because íMurica. Pours a dark yellow with a force-carbonated head that leaves no lace. Aroma is what I remember beer smelling like as a child. Strong corn and metal notes on the nose and taste. Astringent, metallic finish. Smooth mouthfeel. This is pretty bad compared to the rest of their lineup, but still drinkable if itís cold enough. Iím sticking to the cream ale from now on.


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