Anchor Brewing Company (San Francisco, California) has officially announced that Anchor West Coast IPA will join its Year-Round lineup in March 2022.
Developed to be a celebration of “the evolution of Anchor’s dry-hopping processes, as well as the brand’s trailblazing history that continues to inspire beer trends and styles today,” Anchor West Coast IPA is a indeed a West Coast India Pale Ale “brewed with a combination of Nugget, Citra, Sultana, and Cascade hops, imparting aromas of mandarin and grapefruit zest, along with fresh pine.” Coming in at 7% ABV, West Coast IPA is “a refreshing ale bursting with bold citrus flavors, robust hops, and a smooth mouthfeel ideal for enjoying with friends during weekend adventures or a sun-filled day at the beach.”
“Our West Coast IPA is a celebration of our Bay Area roots, and Anchor’s long history with dry hopping,” says Assistant Brewmaster Dane Volek, who leads Anchor’s innovation team. “We’ve been experimenting with variations at Public Taps, our taproom in San Francisco, and perfecting our version of this respected style to land on this vibrant and balanced beer.”
Anchor West Coast IPA is rolling out now with availability in 6-packs of 12 oz. cans and on draft. You can expect to find this new Year-Round at craft beer-friendly establishments located in California and throughout the rest of Anchor’s nationwide distribution network. Prost!
Vital Information for West Coast IPA from Anchor Brewing Company
Release – Year-Round; launching March 2022
Style – West Coast India Pale Ale
ABV – 7%
IBUs – 55
Featured Hops – Nugget, Citra, Sultana & Cascade
Availability – 6-packs of 12 oz. cans & draft
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