News/Press

Sometimes we appear in the news. Sometimes we brew our own press. Either way, check here for the latest Anchor Brewing updates.

Virgin America Gains Steam in the Air

August 15, 2012

Anchor Steam ® Beer derives its unusual name from the gold rush era when the foggy night air cooled the fermenting beer on San Francisco’s rooftops and thus, was nicknamed “steam”. Now our trademark American craft brew, Anchor Steam Beer will literally be flying high above the skies of San Francisco and around the country.

Anchor Brewing Unveils Zymaster® Series No. 2: Mark’s Mild

July 17, 2012

San Francisco, CA (July 17, 2012) – Today, Anchor Brewing announces the release of the second craft brew in our Zymaster Series, Mark’s Mild.

Anchor Brewing Unveils Anchor Plaza at AT&T Park

April 18, 2012

This past April, we unveiled Anchor Plaza at AT&T Park in San Francisco, the ultimate venue for enjoying Brews & Baseball by the Bay.

Anchor Brewing Pays Up to Settle Bi-Coastal Beer Bet

January 30, 2012

A bi-coastal bet was made between two of the nation’s top craft brewers before the NFL NFC Championship game, and now it’s time to pay up.

Introducing Anchor’s Zymaster No.1: California Lager

January 25, 2012

California Lager to be the first craft brew released under the Zymaster Series

Introducing Anchor’s Zymaster Series

January 23, 2012

Today, Anchor Brewing Company announces the release of our Zymaster Series

Bicoastal Battle for the NFC Championship

January 19, 2012

Two of the nation’s top craft brewers are betting that their hometown team will win the National Football Conference game this Sunday.

F&W Editor Picks 2011: Best Wine & Beer

Anchor Humming picked as top 5 favorite beer of 2011

December 11, 2011

Food & Wine's tasting room pros, Ray Isle and Megan Krigbaum, reveal the year's most exceptional wines and beers.

‘Tis the Season from Anchor Brewing Company

Anchor Christmas Ale Review on The Daily Iowan

December 01, 2011

Anchor Best Brewery in San Francisco

In Best of the Bay 2011 Readers Poll

July 26, 2011

Anchor voted Best Brewery in the San Francisco Bay Guardian's Best of the Bay 2011: Readers Poll! Thanks San Francisco!