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Anchor Porter - Anchor Brewing Company

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Anchor PorterAnchor Porter

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

2,901 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 2,901
Reviews: 1,423
rAvg: 4.11
pDev: 11.19%
Wants: 116
Gots: 119 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Anchor Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Porter |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 03-01-2001)
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Reviews by CamuMahubah:
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CamuMahubah

Nebraska

4.88/5  rDev +18.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Wow! At room temperature you could almost be fooled into thinking you was drinking some fancy schmancy homemade soda pop with root extracts. THis here is real deal fellas...

Big time fan of Anchor Steam beer and I've had this porter on several occasions now and don't know why I haven't reviewed it. My favorite porter...what can I say...I know I know I sound real brand loyal being as that Anchor Steam is my all time favorite beer in THE WORLD! Nope...not me you'll just have to believe me...I've been special ordering this beer for three years now whenever the urge strikes me to have a porter. Yup I order a case and it goes so fast! Before I can review. It's the slightly stlitled balance of leaning towards chocolate coffee mountain one minute and then headed for wild weed valley the next. Malts always win in this one but the hops try to stand pack up after ever KO. Did I just taste vanilla?

It's really really good beer. I love this beer ice cold with barbecue chicken and a sweetish sauce and I love this beer room temperature with rocky road...

I actually like the sweetness of this beer...the malts come in a caramel canoe and leave in a spray of steam...this beer has one of the all time great finishes at 45 degrees Fahrenheit...

BOomshakalaka...this one's nice nice!

Serving type: bottle

05-26-2011 06:06:18 | More by CamuMahubah
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Anchor Porter from Anchor Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 2,901 ratings.