Anchor Summer Beer | Anchor Brewing Company

Anchor Summer BeerAnchor Summer Beer
1,306 Ratings
Anchor Summer BeerAnchor Summer Beer

Brewed by:
Anchor Brewing Company
California, United States

Style: American Pale Wheat Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.60%

Availability: Summer

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by kbub6f on 01-14-2002

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4/5  rDev +17.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

You show up with Corona. I show up with Anchor Summer Beer. Guarantee; we drink mine before we drink yours!

A-Looks damn fine. Nice head. Pretty clear but with a little wheatish haze.

S-Light, sweet, nothing puzzling or confusing

T-Fresh copper pennies and malt balls. Nothing stagnant or over-bearing.

M-Smooth, slightly fizzy, goes down nice.

O-Damn fine session beer. Great intro to craft beers for Bud-light lovers. Bring this one to the beach or the barbeque. A great warm-up beer before the big guns come out.

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3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

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3/5  rDev -11.8%

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3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

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2.5/5  rDev -26.5%

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3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

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3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

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2.5/5  rDev -26.5%

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2.75/5  rDev -19.1%

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3/5  rDev -11.8%

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3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

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3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

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3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

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2.5/5  rDev -26.5%

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4.5/5  rDev +32.4%

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3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

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3.38/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Poured into a Pint Glass

Appearance - Hazy Golden Color with quite a bit of carbonation. Head retention is decent and the lacing is sticky and very abundant.

Smell - Wheat & Grassy Notes along with some grainy, biscuit notes. But overall, the smell isn't really there, halfway being to non-existent almost.

Taste - Wheat, Barley, Yeasts and some malts. Flavor is a bit stronger here but nothing remarkable about it. Still it's quite tolerable and, to it's credit, still very drinkable.

Mouthfeel - It's light bodied and the carbonation is mild. It's got a crisp feel to it and even feels refreshing.

Overall - There's nothing remarkable about this beer other than it's refreshing and drinkable. It would've been cool had there been some more flavor, but for what is it's alright.

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4/5  rDev +17.6%

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4/5  rDev +17.6%

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3/5  rDev -11.8%

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2.75/5  rDev -19.1%

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3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

Anchor Summer Beer from Anchor Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.4 out of 5 with 1,306 ratings
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