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RATINGS: 151   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.5/5   EST. CALORIES: 108   ABV: 3.6%
Brewed with both two-row and six-row barley malts to produce a light beer with distinctive taste and character.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
bbbeer (710) - Massachusetts, USA - JAN 15, 2011
Can. Clear yellow with medium head. Aroma is faint, grain and some chemical or other. Light body but somehow a little fuller than I would have expected. Some carbonation. Taste is watery corn. Can be easily gulped down but hard to see the point of doing so.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
DarkElf (3051) - La Jolla, California, USA - JAN 11, 2011
29-Oct-10 (12-oz bottle, Bottled on 01-Dec09: BevMo in Solana Beach, CA) I just don’t understand the point of even making an alcoholic beverage like this. Why would anyone even bother to drink something like this? It pours a crystal-clear body that is golden-straw in color, and a quarter of an inch of white head that settles rapidly to a partial, filmy sheen. The beer smells and tastes like metal, cardboard, corn sugar, and bad box cereal. Thin and very watery on the palate with medium, but sharp carbonation and a dry finish. Pretty awful.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 2/20
murphym45 (769) - New York, New York, USA - JAN 5, 2011
Can. Yellow. Almost no aroma, neutral, mild, watery. Not very good at all.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
Onslow (1378) - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA - NOV 3, 2010
Pour from a 24 oz can. Very pale yellow, clear, with a puffy white head. LIght corny aroma. Not much taste - a litte corn sweet and and little pervading sourness with vegetal overtones. Not offensive.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ChadPolenz (1676) - Lakeland, Florida, USA - NOV 2, 2010
Drank from a 24oz can I got at the supermarket for only $1!!

Appearance: classic pale lager appearance: BRIGHT yellow color, extremely clear, very bubbly. Surprisingly large, foamy, sudsy head (evaporates almost completely and leaves no lacing)

Aroma: Smells like a Molson or Labatt macro lager. Some kind of chemical funk to it. Not a skunkiness like Heineken, though.

Taste: Starts out very neutral with almost no taste at all. Obviously, very watery and bland with perhaps a touch of corn sweetness found in adjunct macro light lagers like this. As it warms it becomes more and more sour with a metallic finish. It eventually becomes undrinkable (so drink it fast!)

Mouthfeel: for such a light beer it’s a little thicker than I’d expect. Quite tepid body - so it doesn’t tear up your tongue with carbonation.

Drinkability: Initially very sluggable, but as it warms and becomes more sour it’s a challenge to drink. And at 3.6% ABV it’s the kind of beer you can slam can after can.

Overall: Hey for only $1 it wasn’t much of a gamble but I definitely wouldn’t buy it again. Stick with Genny Cream Ale.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Bif (2003) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - OCT 16, 2010
22oz Can- Pours a pale golden color with a big foamy head that fades to nice lacing. Has a very mild grain aroma, sort of musty. Prety bland taste, very light sweet grain flavor. Light body, crisp and somewhat refreshing. Goes down smooth & easy. Typical low budget lawnmower beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
riversideAK (6098) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - AUG 15, 2010
Generic light adjunct sweet nose. Can is rather boring and in need of new graphics. Looks very generic. Flavor is light adjuncty sweetness and a light clean finish. Body is minimal and so is character. Should have went with Pabst, Ranier, or High Life.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
WakeandBake (549) - Greenville, Michigan, USA - JUN 24, 2010
Can. A pale straw yellow color body with a quickly fading two finger head , lively carbonation . Aroma of corn beer , faint hops and something lightly sweet . Flavor is corny , straw and light hops , light body , watery mouthfeel , not too bad but nothing to remember .

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
chandler0201 (650) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - JUN 23, 2010
Big frothy head at pour but quickly dissipates. Smells like corn and metal, your cheap beer alternative to Bud and Busch Light essentially.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
dpluta (1) - USA - FEB 25, 2010 does not count
Genny Light is brewed with Rochester, NY in mind. Rochester water is pure and delicious, crisp and clean... I love the sound a Genny can makes when you crack it open and the aromatics take over... Not only is this a great beer, but it’s American, and I do love America.

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