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San Francisco’s famous Anchor Porter brand is made in one of the smallest and most traditional breweries in the world by the brewers of Anchor Steam Beer. Our old-fashioned Porter is virtually handmade, with an exceptional respect for the ancient art of brewing. We use 100% malted barley, generous amounts of fresh, whole hops, entirely natural carbonation and a simple, natural brewing process which is like no other in the world. The deep black color, the thick, creamy head and the intensely rich flavor of Anchor Porter, made in San Francisco since 1974, have earned this delicious and unique brew a worldwide reputation for outstanding quality. It is aesthetically pleasing and wholly superior in every respect.


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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerkenstock (45) - - JUL 20, 2014
UPDATED: AUG 1, 2014 drank it @ Eldorado in Zurich. nice dark brown colour. texture of a stout but sweeter. drink cool, but not cold (10-12°C) hints of chocolate, rasted malts and caramel. "buttery" and long finish. not watery at all, just very nice.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
micronaut129 (241) - chalfontborotowntonbergville, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 16, 2014
Deep brown beer with some ruby high lights. A large foamy head that’s a nice taupe color and very dense. A rich roasted malt aroma. Complex roasted malt taste that has hints of chocolate and espresso followed up with a nice jolt of hop bitterness. A nice rich mouthfeel with a dry finish smooth .

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
arnold931 (553) - Iowa, USA - JUL 16, 2014
Bottle. Pours dark purple with big tan head. Nose is milk chocolate and malt. Taste is sweetness and raisin.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Krigla (45) - SLOVENIA - JUL 16, 2014
UPDATED: AUG 19, 2014 Dark brown black colour, light brown creamy head. Taste of coffee and some dark chocolate. Soft carbonation. Great bottle and label. Really good porter.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcartamdg (2001) - Spring Hill, Florida, USA - JUL 15, 2014
Pours jet black with a thick mocha head. Aroma of chocolate, roast and caramel. Taste is chocolate, coffee, caramel and cream. Really smooth and delicious.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Paincane (158) - Georgia, USA - JUL 13, 2014
Almost black body capped by mocha head. Excellent lacing and head retention. Roasted malt, cocoa, cafe and smoky aromas. Bittersweet chocolate, coffee, smoky flavors. A big creamy tasty Porter that is easily drinkable and enjoyable.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
danlo (1175) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - JUL 12, 2014
355ml bottle. Dark brown-black colour, tan foam head leaving some lacing and aroma of roast malt, molasses, raisins, chocolate, coffee. Taste is sweet chocolatey malt, tangy, with raisins, dark fruits, nutty, coffee, roast bitterness. Medium bodied, soft carbonation, sweetish tangy lingering roasted bitter finish. Very drinkable.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
thanatosti (911) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 11, 2014
35,5 cl. bottle @ home, bought @ Gall&Gall, Doorn. Dark brown with a beige head. Sweet coffee aroma with roasted malts and dark chocolate. Nice round mouthfeel and a satisfying long aftertaste. Great porter.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
DearBeer2013 (51) - - JUL 10, 2014
Pretty good stout. Nice blend of imperial bitter and sweetness. Mild mouth full.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
beerguy00 (108) - Fountain Valley, California, USA - JUL 6, 2014
Nice brown pour with a 2 finger caramel colored head. Notes of caramel, and roasted nuts. Nice caramel flavor followed up by a touch of coffee.


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