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Anchor Steam Beer - Anchor Brewing Company

Anchor Steam BeerAnchor Steam Beer

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BA SCORE
87
very good

4,096 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 4096
Reviews: 1816
rAvg: 3.87
pDev: 12.66%


Brewed by:
Anchor Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
California Common / Steam Beer |  4.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 07-08-2001)
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bens0n

Texas

3.65/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

This beer pours a clear golden orange color with a small amount of foamy white head that leaves a tiny bit of lacing on the glass.

Smell wise its got a sweet caramelly start with a bready malt finish no hops at all.

Flavor wise its a little more of the same, the semi sweet toffee/caramel notes are a nice foundation, not hoppy at all, not much malt character either though.

Its got a little more carbonation that I like, just the right viscosity. Definitely a session beer, could easily put a couple of these down without getting tired of them.

Serving type: bottle

01-04-2012 03:14:26 | More by bens0n
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Anchor Steam Beer from Anchor Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 4,096 ratings.