Anchor Steam Podcast
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Anchor Steam

Reviewed 5/08/2018

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Anchor Brewing

San Francisco, CA

California Common/Steam Beer

This style of beer is brewed with a special yeast that ferments more quickly at warmer temperatures.

An amber colored beer with a thick white head.
Aroma and taste of yeast, butter, and corn.
Crisp and light.
An under-appreciated style.

About the Brewery

Anchor Brewing was about to declare bankruptcy in 1965, when it was purchased by Fritz Maytag. In 1971 Maytag began bottling Anchor Steam Beer. The rest is history.

About the Author

Dick has been a pediatrician for over 40 years. Now retired, Dick spends his time as a craft beer lover and podcasting partner to his wife, Jill.

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