Anchor Steam Beer | Anchor Brewing Company

Your Rating: None
Want it   Got it 
Anchor Steam BeerAnchor Steam Beer
BA SCORE
3.85/5
Very Good
6,077 Ratings
Anchor Steam BeerAnchor Steam Beer
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Anchor Brewing Company
California, United States
anchorbrewing.com

Style: California Common / Steam Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.90%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Anchor Steam® Beer owes its deep amber color, thick, creamy head, and rich, distinctive flavor to a historic brewing process like none other.

It is a process that combines deep respect for craft brewing tradition with many decades of evolution to arrive at a unique approach: a blend of pale and caramel malts, fermentation with lager yeast at warmer ale temperatures in shallow open-air fermenters, and gentle carbonation in our cellars through an all-natural process called kräusening.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 07-08-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#11,695
Reviews:
2,076
Ratings:
6,077
pDev:
12.73%
Bros Score:
4.23
 
 
Wants:
237
Gots:
1,325
Trade:
1
HISTOGRAM
 
View: Beers
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters | Alström Bros
Ratings: 6,077 |  Reviews: 2,076
Photo of SqshBlssm
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of jandadeboer
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of youngm0394
5/5  rDev +29.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of sweisel80
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of SamQ
5/5  rDev +29.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

A top tier beer I'll never forget. Truly among the finest that I've ever indulged. Smooth, rich, creamy, aromatic, ethereal are just words to describe the joy of Anchor Steam. Even the design of the bottle is captivating. 5/5

 226 characters

Photo of M477
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of Elfastball7
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of poonzr
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of DiggerEOD
5/5  rDev +29.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of j89de
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of modernartblues
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of prisoner1572
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of Nightrain87
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of geoffgd
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of Yesdog
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of BeersOnMeAlways
5/5  rDev +29.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Breathtaking.

13 characters

Photo of Tewsbury
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of Tunoso
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of Rando23
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of Anew
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of Michaeldmanley
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of gravistational
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of TEAMHOLT
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of boyer20d
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Photo of senselessinsanity
5/5  rDev +29.9%

Anchor Steam Beer from Anchor Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.85 out of 5 with 6,077 ratings