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He'Brew Genesis Ale - Shmaltz Brewing Company

He'Brew Genesis AleHe'Brew Genesis Ale

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BA SCORE
81
good

504 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 504
Reviews: 313
rAvg: 3.55
pDev: 12.96%


Brewed by:
Shmaltz Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-15-2001)
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corby112

Pennsylvania

2.84/5  rDev -20%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Pours a hazy dark golden orange color with apricot edges and a one finger white head that quickly settles into a thin, lasting ring. Spotty lacing left behind.

Slightly earthy floral hop aroma with hints of pine needle and fresh cut grass countered by caramel malt sweetness, toffee, and biscuit. Kind if bland without much else going on. One dimensional hop profile and the malt presence is stronger than I prefer.

Light bodied with delicate hop bitterness that lingers over the sweet malt backbone into a slightly dry finish. Light and easy to drink but not very complex or interesting. Dry, grassy bitterness countered by caramel malt, biscuit, toffee and a touch of dark fruit. Hop profile is one dimensional but has decent flavor. Malt presence is stronger than I prefer but provides some needed balance. Sessionable but kind of boring.

Serving type: bottle

12-28-2013 07:47:31 | More by corby112
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He'Brew Genesis Ale from Shmaltz Brewing Company
81 out of 100 based on 504 ratings.