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Anchor Porter - Anchor Brewing Company

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Anchor PorterAnchor Porter

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

2,902 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 2,902
Reviews: 1,423
rAvg: 4.11
pDev: 11.19%
Wants: 117
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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mickeymac

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4.38/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

After years of enjoying this beer out of the bottle, I recently tried it on tap and was astounded at how good it was. It pours a nice dark brown with just a hint of ruby. It has a good-looking tan head that sticks to to the sides of the glass. The thing that was noticeable about the porter on tap is that the hops really kick things into gear. It has a wonderful creamy mouthfeel and goes down like silk.

Serving type: on-tap

01-26-2003 21:44:21 | More by mickeymac
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Anchor Porter from Anchor Brewing Company
92 out of 100 based on 2,902 ratings.