The Year in Beer-Hops, Headlines and Hope

New laws, new beers, new ingredients. The past year was a big year in craft beer, and now is a good time to look back on some of the innovations and achievements of craft brewers, and look ahead to the New Year. Brewing at Record Levels-Still Brewery Count In the…

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Reinbeer: Cheers to Our Crafty-Wrappin’ Friends

  Reinbeers are proof that sometimes the best giftwrap isn’t giftwrap at all … its pipe cleaners. Cheers, all! A photo posted by Jennifer Gothier (@jgoblonde) on Dec 12, 2014 at 8:11am PST A photo posted by James Hays (@jameshays) on Dec 12, 2014 at 9:46pm PST A photo posted by…

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Red Tail Ale Wassail

Christmas Spirits Ever since I read about the tradition of wassailing, I’ve been very intrigued by the idea of going from house to house asking for a drink of fine ale.  Who wouldn’t like that, right? Wassail literally means “to be healthy,” and was traditionally made of mulled apple cider…

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Christmas and New Year’s Hours

Wishing you and yours a very happy and safe holiday season. Our hours are modified as follows: Christmas Eve: Open 11:30am-3pm Christmas Day: Closed New Year’s Eve: Open 11:30am-9pm New Year’s Day: Closed   Get More Deliciousness from Christmas and New Year’s Hours This article was shared via RSS

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Holiday Tap Room Hours

We hope to see you this holiday season. We will have modified hours as follows: (12/24-1/4) Wednesdays 1-4pm Thursdays (Christmas Day and New Year’s Day): CLOSED Fridays 1-6pm Saturdays 1-6pm Sundays 12-5pm Get More Deliciousness from Holiday Tap Room Hours This article was shared via RSS.

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Hoppy Holidays!

Hoppy Holidays from your friends at the 21st Amendment, we hope you enjoy this time with friends and family. We’ve been busy building our San Leandro production brewery this year and we’re very excited to start brewing in early 2015. Thanks for your support, Nico, Shaun and Dave The post…

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Ask Bob Brewer: Aging Anchor Christmas Ale

Rob (via blog comment): How long can I age the annual Christmas Ale and still have it taste the way you would want it to taste? I have a few small 2013 bottles left from last year, and my local beer/ wine store still has some large 2013 bottles for sale? Still…

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Season’s Greetings!

Oops- it’s been a while since my last blog again.   Time is flying by at warp speeds these days!   How about a quick year-end synopsis on current events at RRBC?   There is so much to do, eat, drink, and read during the Holidays, so I will do my best to keep this brief!  October…

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Anchor Profile: Jessica

Working in the dynamic environment at one of America’s craft brewing pioneers lends itself to having a unique cast of characters – new and old alike – who call Anchor home. The brewers may be the “magicians,” but there’s an entire team here at Anchor who are dedicated to upholding our high standards of craft brewing. In our series of…

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