Anchor Liberty Ale - Anchor Brewing Company - Beer of the Day.

  Jul 4th, 2016  

Anchor Liberty Ale

Category:

American Pale Ale
5.90% ABV - 47 IBU

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Anchor Liberty Ale from Anchor Brewing Company
3.3 out of 5 based on 6 ratings.
This beer was featured in
Podcast: Fourth of July Special 2015
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Liberty Ale was first brewed in 1975 and was one of the very first American IPAs. Remaining largely unchanged since then, by today's standards it is a crisp copper ale with a dry mouthfeel and a great balance of malt and hop characteristics. It pours a very transparent, copper color with a lot of champagne-sized bubbles. This is a great beer for your summer barbecue.


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jhmiller Jul 5, 2015 at 4:13PM
I only rated this a 3, but this is still a respectable beer that paved the way for a lot of the beers that we drink today. They've been making this for 40 years so it's obviously stood up well over time!


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ohbuckeyenut Jul 4, 2016 at 1:18PM
Liberty Ale for Independence Day!! Happy 4th


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JM562 Jul 4, 2016 at 3:20PM
3 rating I had a 5 month old bottle. This contributes to my rating. Liberty Ale is a very nice American IPA. Nice color and head retention. I did get subtle dandy lions, grapefruit and big malt aromas. Rating may change if I get my hands on a fresher bottle


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