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Anchor Summer Beer - Anchor Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
77
okay

1,117 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

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Ratings: 1,117
Reviews: 581
rAvg: 3.39
pDev: 14.75%
Wants: 14
Gots: 50 | 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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Reviews by billybob:
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billybob

Massachusetts

3.13/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

pours a honey golden opaque with a two finger white head that fades quickly with a fair amount of good sticky lace. weak slight spiced aroma. very bland spice,pepper taste what saves it is the light sharp crisp mouthfeel and carbonation. have had much better and don't think i will buy this beer again.

Serving type: bottle

01-06-2008 04:00:23 | More by billybob
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12 oz bottle into a pint glass.

A: Pours a clear gold color. The head looks great: it's three fingers high, white in shade, and with a superb creaminess. Webs of lacing linger nicely on the side of the glass.

S: Straight out of the bottle, it had a weird acidic tone. But in the glass, it's bringing little more than wheat and diacetyl. Just like the last beer I had, the nose is ridiculously bland. Not to mention, the buttery tones are too vivid.

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Anchor Summer Beer from Anchor Brewing Company
77 out of 100 based on 1,117 ratings.