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Tag Archives: Anchor California Lager

Strength in Numbers

Raise Your Anchor, Dub Nation!

There is, indeed, “strength in numbers”. That’s why we’re proud to announce that our golden lager has once again partnered up with the Golden State!  For the second year in a row, we’re offering up six-packs of Anchor California Lager in exclusive limited-edition Warriors packaging to help cheer our Dubs to victory! Anchor Brewing and… read entire article

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Beer Cocktails for Springtime

The seasons are changing as the days get longer and warmer. Your down jacket gets moved to the back of the closet, the barbecue gets wheeled out, and the springtime festivities begin! While there’s nothing like cracking open a cold Anchor on a warm day, we thought we’d take that one step further and teamed up… read entire article

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Anchor Brewing Debuts Limited California Lager Golden State Warriors Packaging

We’re excited to announce the limited release of our Anchor California Lager Golden State Warriors packaging.  A flavorful, easy-drinking golden lager for the Golden State, Anchor California Lager is the perfect brew for gametime or anytime. The Warriors, whose final season in Philadelphia is best remembered for Wilt Chamberlain’s 100-point game, moved west at the… read entire article

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Anchor California Lager Grant Helps El Capitán State Beach

Throughout September, we’re highlighting our partnership with the California State Parks Foundation (CSPF) and encouraging Anchor fans to take advantage of a special rate to become a member. Anchor Brewing is dedicated to its role as a steward for environmental conservation, preserving California’s natural heritage and outdoor lifestyle for generations to come. Anchor has supported the foundation… read entire article

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California State Park Grant: Jack London State Historic Park

From now through the end of September, we are highlighting our partnership with the California State Parks Foundation (CSPF) and encouraging fans of Anchor to chip in and become a member. Anchor Brewing is dedicated to its role as a steward for environmental conservation, preserving California’s natural heritage and outdoor lifestyle for generations to come. As… read entire article

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The Anchor California Lager & California State Parks Grant: Citizens For East Shore Parks

Anchor Brewing is proud to partner with the California State Parks Foundation (CSPF) to support efforts to conserve and enrich California’s natural beauty and history. In 2013, Anchor Brewing formed the Anchor California Lager Grant, to be awarded annually by the CSPF as a part of their Discretionary Grants Program to benefit state parks. A portion of the proceeds from Anchor… read entire article

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Anchor Brewing & California State Parks: A Natural Partnership

Anchor Brewing Company is proud to celebrate California’s rich cultural and natural history while supporting the preservation of the Golden State’s unique heritage. Actively embracing California’s brewing traditions, Anchor California Lager® is our re-creation of a historic beer: the first genuine lager brewed in California. The label features a California Grizzly Bear, an icon for our state, as well as for… read entire article

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Cooking with Craft Beer: Anchor California Lager Chicken Kebabs

The days continue to get longer and warmer and for many of us, Memorial Day Weekend is our first real taste of summer. Grilling outdoors is a great way to enjoy delicious food with your favorite craft beer, especially when the beer is part of the recipe. We teamed up with local Chef Kenneth Hernandez, who created some tasty… read entire article

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Anchor Adventures: Yosemite National Park

Summertime is the perfect season to get outside to enjoy the great outdoors. Daniel Cruz from our Marketing team recently did just that, joining a group for a hike to the spectacular Cloud’s Rest overlook in Yosemite National Park. Now, a hike like this is certainly worthy of a reward at the top, and Daniel… read entire article

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Anchor Brewing Volunteer Day at China Camp State Park

The Anchor volunteer crew. On a brisk, clear day in late November, a group of Anchor employees gathered at one of California’s many beautiful state parks to help build an outdoor education classroom. The volunteer event took place at China Camp State Park, located along the shore of San Francisco Bay in Marin County, just… read entire article

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Zymaster™ Series No. 1: California Lager – Part I

Anchor Steam® Beer’s roots date back to the sundry and mysterious adaptations and improvisations of brewers to the primitive conditions they faced during the California gold rush, long before icehouses and modern refrigeration made traditional lager beer a viable California option. Early efforts notwithstanding, it wasn’t until the winter of 1875/76 that a California brewer… read entire article

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