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Genesee Beer - Genesee Brewing Co. / Dundee Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
63
poor

418 Ratings
THE BROS
65
poor

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Ratings: 418
Reviews: 186
rAvg: 2.63
pDev: 27.76%
Wants: 5
Gots: 16 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Genesee Brewing Co. / Dundee Brewing Co. visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed with six-row barley malt, corn grits and hops from the Yakima Valley.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-17-2001)
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Reviews by papaglide:
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papaglide

New York

3.19/5  rDev +21.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

A-pours a nice dark straw color with frothy 1 finger head. Lots of carbonation bubbles.

S- aroma of cooked corn and slight malty sweetness. I can't detect a hop nose but something citrusy is present representing hops?

T- very clean, corny, malty, slightly sweet with an extremely tight finish...nothing lingers. A teeny hop bitterness can be detected.

M- a slightly carbonated, bubbly feeling tingles the mouth.The carbonation level is pleasantly low. The finish is quite clean with a teeny, tiny hop bite?

O- Genny is an easy to drink, tasty session beer. IMO it has a nicer flavor profile than BMC. It is a lot more full bodied than BMC and is a great alternative to the large nat'l brewery offerings. I forgot to mention that it is really cheap....please don't let that turn you off from buying it! You won 't be disappointed. Just remember what style of beer it is!

Serving type: can

01-20-2013 04:47:05 | More by papaglide
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1.5/5  rDev -43%

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Michigan

3.5/5  rDev +33.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Went to the store in search of Red Stripe, Old Milwaukee or some other ...yeah ...cheap American beer. Saw Genesee sitting on the shelf for ...85 cents a 24oz can! Didn't take a calculator to figure out that's less than bottled water even with a 10 cent deposit. Not a bad brew but drink it cold....this is a great lawnmower hot summer day listen to the ballgame beer!
I give it a solid 4.00 because how can you beat an eight pack for under $4.00?
Light on the palate as well as the pocketbook....maybe a hint of metallic out of the can as it warms up but hey...that's your fault! No unpleasant aftertaste and a smooth drinking lager.

Serving type: can

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Maryland

2.5/5  rDev -4.9%

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3/5  rDev +14.1%

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2.5/5  rDev -4.9%

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2.75/5  rDev +4.6%

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Virginia

2.5/5  rDev -4.9%

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3.25/5  rDev +23.6%

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3/5  rDev +14.1%

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New York

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California

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Indiana

2.75/5  rDev +4.6%

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New York

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24 oz. can for $1.09 poured into my coke glass.

A - Straw. Minimal head dissipates quickly. Slight lacing stops after a few drinks.

S - Corn.

T - Corn, grains, and hops. Goes down sweet with a tiny bit of staleness at the end.

M - Medium to light. Properly carbonated.

O - Good session beer. It's a bit like Budweiser, except this tastes like a real beer. This would be a great lawnmower beer if I had lawn.

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Genesee Beer from Genesee Brewing Co. / Dundee Brewing Co.
63 out of 100 based on 418 ratings.