deep amber color. distinctive flavor. rich history. anchor steam beer owes its deep amber color, thick, creamy head, and rich, distinctive flavor to a brewing process like none other.
hoppy. well-balanced. revolutionary. the champagne-like bubbles, distinctive hop bouquet, and balanced character of liberty ale revives centuries-old ale brewing traditions that are now more relevant than ever. first introduced in 1975, liberty ale is brewed strictly according to traditional brewing methods, and uses only natural ingredients - pale malted barley, fresh whole-cone cascade hops and a special top-fermenting yeast, and water.
intimidating color. unexpected taste. welcome to american porter. with deep black color, a thick, creamy head, rich chocolate, toffee and coffee flavors, and full-bodied smoothness, anchor porter is the epitome of a handcrafted dark beer.
Old Foghorn Ale
an english tradition revived in san francisco. the malty sweetness, fruitiness, unique hop aroma and high original gravity of old foghorn barleywine style ale is to beer much as port is to wine.
Anchor Small Beer
the original session beer. a unique low-alcohol brew reminiscent of an english bitter, with a light amber color and lots of hop character, anchor small beer is certainly not small on flavor.
a balance of malt and hops. a blend of past and present. inspired by the all-malt brown ales in anchors brewing archives, brekles brown has a coppery brown color and unusual depth of flavor with hints of citrus which makes for richness and complexity without heaviness. the classic, all-malt, single-hop brown ale.
Anchor Bock Beer
a traditional celebration of spring. with a modern kick. the dark satiny texture of anchor bock, with its rich hints of chocolate, caramel and roasted barley, is our interpretation of the strong german beers that signal the coming of spring.
crisp and cool as a san francisco summer. the crisp, clean flavors of anchor summer beer are refreshingly light, a thirst-quenching american-style filtered wheat beer.
bold. effervescent. defining character. this bold, frothy, effervescent ale, with hints of citrus, finds its name throughout english literature that might just as well describe its taste, its history, or just how it makes you feel.
2012 anchor christmas ale. new tree. new recipe. same traditions. each year since 1975, anchor brewing creates a distinctive christmas ale, available from early november to mid-january. a rich, dark spiced ale, our secret recipe is different every yearas is the tree on the labelbut the intent remains the same: joy and celebration of the newness of life.