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Anchor Summer Beer - Anchor Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
77
okay

1,099 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

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Ratings: 1,099
Reviews: 579
rAvg: 3.39
pDev: 14.75%
Wants: 14
Gots: 44 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Anchor Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  4.60% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 01-14-2002)
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PreacherBrewer

Virginia

3.43/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A - Pours a deep golden color with a very generous cotton white head.

S - Scents of freshly milled wheat and barley dominate. A clean and fresh undertone is present.

T - Tastes of un-malted wheat and slight, but rounded hop presence. Malt is biscuity and light.

M - Light body and generous carbonation make this one go down easy.

O - This is a new summer go-to. Crisp, refreshing, light, but still tasty. It's what BMC should be. Some folks knock this style, but it's legit to me and serves its purpose. This offering from Anchor hits the mark perfectly (based on its description on this label). I'll have another, please!

Serving type: bottle

04-11-2011 16:58:33 | More by PreacherBrewer
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Anchor Summer Beer from Anchor Brewing Company
77 out of 100 based on 1,099 ratings.