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Anchor Porter - Anchor Brewing Company

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Anchor PorterAnchor Porter

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

2,911 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 2,911
Reviews: 1,423
rAvg: 4.11
pDev: 11.19%
Wants: 117
Gots: 123 | 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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Dwtucker90

Texas

4.98/5  rDev +21.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 5

Poured from a 12 ounce bottle into a Deep Ellum Dreamcrusher snifter.

Look: gorgeous jet black pour. Beautiful brown head of about an inch.

Smell: dark fruits, lots of malt and sweetness. Interestingly smells kind of similar to the Rocheforts I've had. Plum, molasses, caramel notes all over the nose.

Taste: lots of bready mealtimes. Plenty of molasses, brown sugar and alcoholic sweetness.

Mouthfeel: not as carbonated as I'd like but very sticky dark notes left all over the mouth.

Overall: very delicious beer. One of the best porters I've ever had. Interesting that it reminds me so much of the Rocheforts. Try this one when you get a chance.

Serving type: bottle

03-27-2013 04:50:58 | More by Dwtucker90
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Anchor Porter from Anchor Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 2,911 ratings.