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RATINGS: 14   MEAN: 2.41/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.52/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
Originally brewed in 1997 this beer has been again released in our April 2012 Heritage Collection. This limited edition Spring Heritage Collection variety pack featuring an easy drinking summer beer quality offering. It respresent the rich history of one of America’s most respected breweries. Genesee Summer Brew is a lighter lager with a hint of sweetness; it is 4.8% with 150 calories for 12 oz and has 15.3 grams of carbs.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
nike (966) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 29, 2012
Thanks to “cheap” for this brew. I always believed that this is probably one of the most underrated breweries in the country. Hey make good tasting domestic brew at better than your average price for them. I didn’t know this was a re- release, but a good clean, crisp beer. Must drink ice cold. I do like these stubby bottles.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
ADfan (691) - Orange County, California, USA - JUL 1, 2013
Beer has a golden yellow color with a small head. It has a light malt aroma with some wheat. Taste is malty with some grain. Light hint of sweetness. Light beer that is an easy drinker.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
LowBrau (101) - Tonawanda, New York, USA - MAY 21, 2012
Pours a pale gold, with a large white head that dissipates quickly. Delivers what it promises, "lager with a hint of sweetness". Not as watery as the Fyfe & Drum I just tried, rather this has a creamy mouthfeel - a quality that seems the opposite of what one would look for in a summertime beer. Not very flavorful, but nothing offensive, either.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Holmankj (2) - USA - MAY 23, 2003 does not count
Interesting change for Genny. Had a different taste then most other Summer brews, wish it was still on the shelves.

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