RateBeer
overall
92
95
style

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 2972   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57/5   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Originally brewed in 1975 to commemorate Paul Revere's ride, this brew is a heavily hopped ale (Cascade hops) with a copper color and a hoppy nose.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
michaeltrego (101) - Amherst, New Hampshire, USA - AUG 4, 2005
Very good IPA -- a nice orange-yellow appearance with a creamy white head -- quality hop aroma without overpowering, and a well rounded flavor that is smoothly bitter with a clean finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
OlivierMTL (709) - Quebec, CANADA - JUL 31, 2005
UPDATED: OCT 3, 2005 Couleur orangée pale, apparence translucide, quelques petits dépôts sont visibles parmi le liquide. Abondante mousse blanche et crémeuse restant longuement parmi nous. Aromes tout en douceur mais expressifs rappelant de doux pamplemousses roses et léger caramel. Une touche de grain et de légumes style céleri devient alors apparente en se réchauffant. Épaisseur moyenne, texture pleine et légèrement huileuse par son abondance de résines de houblon. Un bel équilibre en bouche, suffisamment de malt, finale se dirigeant vers une amertume plus prononcée rappelant davantage l’écorce que la chair d’agrumes et s’éteignant sur une note de réglisse rouge. Bouteille LCBO, Mai 2005

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SoLan (1550) - Florida, USA - JUL 30, 2005
Hazy copper. Big, bubbly, off-white head. Moderate malt and plenty of floral aromatic hops in the nose. Creamy malt and hopped up bitterness, dry aftertaste. Medium body, smooth with just enough carbonation. Very good.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Otje (678) - Veendam, NETHERLANDS - JUL 22, 2005
lovely, hoppy beer with soft palate. aroma: grapefruit, flowery. taste: bitter, bit sweet, fruity. dry finish with good hoptaste. anchor is imported in Holland by beer&co, so i will have the change to try more or them, which i will certainly do!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Plovmand (7811) - Helsinge, DENMARK - JUL 22, 2005
Bottle. Nice golden colour with medium white head. Easy to drink with flowerish aroma and a sparkle of sweetness in the flavor. Short but smooth finish and herbs in the nose.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
oh6gdx (25207) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUL 19, 2005
UPDATED: FEB 2, 2007 Draught. Golden colour, huge white foamy head, lacing. Strong hoppy aroma with notes of berries (rowanberries + some sea buckthornish notes). Flavour is bitter rowanberries and hoppy. Not much aftertaste. 6 3 6 3 11

Bottled (5.9%, re-rate Feb 2007): Hazy dark orange colour, mediumsized off white bubbly/foamy head. Aroma is toffee, fruity and flowery hops with slight hints of alcohol. Flavour is grass, strong hoppyness and some glueishlike sweetness. Strong grassy aftertaste. 7 3 6 3 13

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
stegosaurus (1882) - Levittown, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 18, 2005
pours copper in color with a fluufy white head, aroma of sweet malts and citrusy fruit, good fruit taste with a hooppy bitter bite on first taste, then its more of a relaxed bitter easy finish, another good anchor beer.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SSSteve (4006) - - JUL 17, 2005
UPDATED: NOV 5, 2007 re-rate: murky dark gold with a large creamy head. nice fresh citrus hop aroma. flavor is bitter and hoppy with lemon, grapefruit, and light caramel. sharp, fizzy carbonation. light-medium bodied. 6/3/8/3/16 crisp citrus hops aroma. amber color with white head. very impressive considering i didnt like their steam beer. this ale has the typical anchor bitterness but a better floral character.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SpudClampDawg (1029) - Jasper, Indiana, USA - JUL 13, 2005
Hop tinged aroma that is more buttery than anything. Slick mouthfeel is anchored by caramel malts and nice bittering hops. I could see myself drinking a few of these.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Mungus (6) - Tampa, Florida, USA - JUL 13, 2005 does not count
One of my refrigerator staples. Nice dark amber color, caramel tinted head. Balanced hops with a crisp finish.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 « 223 224 225  226  227 228 229 » 298


Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50