Anchor Porter

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alc./vol:
5.6%

Proof:
11.2°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
No age statement

Closure: Crown cap

Categories: Stouts & Porters, Porter

Product of: Product of United States United States


Brewed since 1974 and described by Anchor as being “the first modern American Porter”, it is brewed with specially roasted dark 100% malted barley and a high level of whole fresh Northern Brewer hops hops. This deep black porter is naturally carbonated.

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 15/10/2012

Appearance

(best before Jul-14) Deep opaque black with thick beige sudsy head and good lacing.

Aroma

Slightly smoky liquorice, caramel and burnt (carbon) roasted malt.

Taste

Initial flavours of rich treacle, Char roasted malts, creamy coffee beans, dark chocolate and a luxurious oaky smoke are followed by hints of sweet overripe banana and liquorice.

Aftertaste

Pecan nut, caramelised ginger, liquorice and anise are evident in the lasting, burnt toast finish.

Further product information

Barcode UPC: 0 72783 00006 5

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