News/Press

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

Toast the Season with Anchor Brewing Company’s 2012 Christmas Ale

November 01, 2012

Anchor Brewing Company announces the release of our Christmas Ale for 2012, an Anchor tradition now in its thirty-eighth year.

MAYOR LEE & ST. LOUIS MAYOR SLAY MAKE FRIENDLY MAYORAL WAGER ON GIANTS-CARDINALS NATIONAL LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES

Mayors Wager Twitter Avatars & Iconic Foods on Outcome of NLCS

October 14, 2012

Mayor Edwin M. Lee and St. Louis Mayor Francis G. Slay today agreed to a friendly mayoral wager on the outcome of the Giants-Cardinals National League Championship Series matchup.

A Magnum-Sized Celebration to Honor 41 Years of Brewing

September 28, 2012

On September 30, 1971, Mark Carpenter joined Anchor Brewing Company as one of five employees. In the decades that followed, Mark played a key role in developing the many innovative American craft beers that were produced at Anchor.

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.