Anchor Distilling’s Old Potrero 18th Century Spirit – Review

Finally, a chance to write about the history of a place I've actually spent a fair amount of time in! The "Portrero" in Anchor Distilling's Old Potrero 18th Century Spirit refers to the area/neighborhood on the east side of San Francisco where the Anchor Brewery and Distillery currently resides. Today, it's referred to as Potrero Hill, … Continue reading Anchor Distilling’s Old Potrero 18th Century Spirit – Review

Anchor Brewery & Distillery has been sold

Woke up this morning to the news that Fritz Maytag has sold Anchor Brewery and Distillery.  Seems like it's the end of an era...two eras, maybe.  Mr. Maytag and Anchor were pioneers not only in microbrewing but in craft distilling as well, inspiring companies around the world to head down the same path. The good … Continue reading Anchor Brewery & Distillery has been sold