RateBeer
overall
0
4
style

bottled
available

on tap
unknown

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 141   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.49   EST. CALORIES: 108   ABV: 3.6%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Brewed with both two-row and six-row barley malts to produce a light beer with distinctive taste and character.


1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Hoss (607) - Florida, USA - FEB 18, 2004
Had a definate skunk aroma along with a metallic overtone. Simply light yellow flavored water

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
Aurelius (4121) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - DEC 29, 2003
A truly bad beer. I'll put it this way, I had just finished a Miller High Life, and found this in the fridge, and thought that MHL was much better. Stinky, thin, twangy malt. Waste of a bottle.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
PorterPounder (5472) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - DEC 11, 2003
Bland, metallic like aroma with a bit of skunk-like essence. Very pale golden appearance with not much of a head or lacing. Tinny flavor, not very refreshing. Not very smooth going down.

1.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Yankovitch333 (612) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - DEC 9, 2003
Very bland and watery. There's really no flavor. It's not foul like other light beers, but there's just no flavor at all. There's really nothing to say. It's just extremely boring.

1.7
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
zach8270 (3435) - Henrietta, New York, USA - DEC 1, 2003
UPDATED: DEC 12, 2008 [draft at Greater Rochester International Airport - Rochester, NY] Pours a very pale yellow with a small thin head and very few bubbles. Has a very weak hoppy aroma. The initial taste is one of hops, but that is about it. Very thin-bodied, mostly water. Easy to drink because of that fact, and also because it does not have much in the way of a taste. Not too good, but not a horrible light beer.

1.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
BigSkyman007 (202) - USA - NOV 1, 2003
Typical light beer...watery, bland tasting. For the money, go for Genny Cream Ale.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 9/20
beastdog75 (362) - Brick, New Jersey, USA - SEP 18, 2003
Surprisingly similar to the regular Genesee lager. It's almost if they took regular Genny and just added more water. Even though it tries to remain close to Genny, it still is a below average light beer.

1.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
DaSilky1 (2606) - San Diego, California, USA - AUG 8, 2003
i was surprised how full bodied this was for a light..i grew up in rochester and never drank this..how sad..or maybe not..lots of flavor for a light..the flavor is somewhat cheap beer swillish but not as offensive as some..whatevs..drinkin genny light at the roch. ball game..where am i again.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Shagnasty (130) - Rochester, New York, USA - JUL 10, 2003
Could be worse, or maybe going to college only a few miles from High Falls Brewery, I have consumed so much Genny light that it is merely a fact of life and I have resigned to my fate to drink bad beer. At least it is light and resembles a good mass produced beer (which aren't good) in taste enough to be bearable.

0.6
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
Vac (2445) - San Diego, California, USA - JUN 24, 2003
I love how the commercials for this beer say it is a "real beer" & "full of flavor". It has a disgustingly very pale yellow body topped by a thin white head with little lace. Ummmmm....THERE IS NO AROMA! Not much flavor here either! COME ON MAKE BEER ALREADY! What flavor I could taste was slightly sweet with sour notes. Very, Very light bodied, watery and smooth.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 « 8 9 10  11  12 13 14


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50