Anchor Brewing Blog

A look into our culture, history, and insights into the Anchor Brewing process.

Monthly Archives: April 2012

coolships-thumb
April 4, 2012

Anchor Terminology: Coolship

Bob Brewer, Anchor’s resident expert on beer & brewing, takes a behind-the-scenes look at the craft brewing process and the terminology used in the Anchor brewhouse. A coolship was originally a very large, shallow vat that was used to facilitate the cooling of hot wort in the days before mechanical refrigeration. A coolship has a… read entire article

Email Sign Up

Sign up to recieve the Anchor Brewsletter and become a brewery insider. We'll never share your email address, honest!

* required