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Anchor Summer Beer - Anchor Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
77
okay

1,132 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

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Ratings: 1,132
Reviews: 581
rAvg: 3.39
pDev: 14.75%
Wants: 15
Gots: 60 | 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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zestar

California

3/5  rDev -11.5%

07-19-2014 08:28:13 | More by zestar
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Brodyrowland


4/5  rDev +18%

07-18-2014 23:48:06 | More by Brodyrowland
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Sam-VW

United Kingdom (England)

3.58/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

A - light amber colour with slow carbonation. Thin cap head

S - Wheat malts, banana, freshly cut grass, some sweet cherry.

T - initial kick of sweet malt, followed by butter and a subtle citrus hop bitterness

M - medium carbonation and finishes very crisp and quite sweet

Serving type: bottle

07-17-2014 17:28:17 | More by Sam-VW
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andrewmpenn


5/5  rDev +47.5%

07-17-2014 04:27:17 | More by andrewmpenn
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Desimoaj


4/5  rDev +18%

07-17-2014 00:35:40 | More by Desimoaj
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MattM

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -4.1%

07-17-2014 00:27:09 | More by MattM
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atlbravsrno1

Tennessee

3.5/5  rDev +3.2%

07-16-2014 21:08:51 | More by atlbravsrno1
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ThisWangsChung

Maryland

2.59/5  rDev -23.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

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.

T: Just like the nose: wheat with a side of buttery diacetyl. There is a bright spot in the subtly hopped finish (and I like how it gradually develops a mild citrus character), but otherwise, this is a big fat "meh."

M: At least it's pretty drinkable (even if it's because there's little to this brew). It has a crisp bite and decent carbonation. However, it's not very refreshing going down.

O: A better history lesson than an actual beer. All it has going for it is drinkability - and even then, there are other wheat beers I'd much rather drink. Without a doubt, this is my least favorite brew from Anchor.

Serving type: bottle

07-16-2014 21:08:14 | More by ThisWangsChung
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IrishTank

Kansas

2.5/5  rDev -26.3%

07-13-2014 22:24:15 | More by IrishTank
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mdg59


3/5  rDev -11.5%

07-13-2014 02:20:09 | More by mdg59
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chalkda01

New York

3.5/5  rDev +3.2%

07-12-2014 21:48:00 | More by chalkda01
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GFD400

New York

3/5  rDev -11.5%

07-12-2014 19:23:18 | More by GFD400
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mrjez

Japan

3.25/5  rDev -4.1%

07-12-2014 10:34:34 | More by mrjez
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MikeDAdams

Idaho

4.25/5  rDev +25.4%

07-12-2014 03:35:37 | More by MikeDAdams
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JGLittle

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +18%

07-12-2014 02:09:02 | More by JGLittle
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zbjk02

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +3.2%

07-11-2014 23:25:14 | More by zbjk02
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Chris_S

Georgia

3/5  rDev -11.5%

07-10-2014 23:57:49 | More by Chris_S
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KeyWestGator

Florida

3.5/5  rDev +3.2%

07-10-2014 23:00:30 | More by KeyWestGator
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ethanmc12

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -4.1%

07-10-2014 03:48:45 | More by ethanmc12
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TheBigBoy

Pennsylvania

2.5/5  rDev -26.3%

07-09-2014 17:32:45 | More by TheBigBoy
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JohnF51

California

3.75/5  rDev +10.6%

07-08-2014 20:32:26 | More by JohnF51
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Guinnsslvr

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +3.2%

07-07-2014 02:41:24 | More by Guinnsslvr
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NYR_Rob

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -4.1%

07-06-2014 23:32:15 | More by NYR_Rob
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ultrasrs

Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -4.1%

07-05-2014 18:16:24 | More by ultrasrs
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Mccaul07


3.25/5  rDev -4.1%

07-04-2014 20:35:34 | More by Mccaul07
Anchor Summer Beer from Anchor Brewing Company
77 out of 100 based on 1,132 ratings.