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Old 04-27-2010, 09:42 PM   #1
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Details here.

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Old 04-27-2010, 09:48 PM   #2
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Sold, seems like it's done.

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Old 04-27-2010, 10:08 PM   #3
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Originally Posted by FTA
"The new owners of Anchor Brewing plan to capitalize on the firm's reputation to expand their footprint in distinctive beers and spirits. <snipped for brevity> They also have a minority interest in BrewDog PLC, a large independent brewery in Scotland, and hope to make that brew locally."
That's interesting...

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Old 04-27-2010, 10:28 PM   #4
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The title of this thread freaked me out a little, but the story makes it sound like the brewery shouldn't be changing dramatically under new owners. It may be a boon to the craft spirits movement.
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Old 04-27-2010, 11:44 PM   #5
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Crazy.. Hope things work out for the buyers and able to keep aloft.

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Old 04-28-2010, 01:44 AM   #6
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Having just watched Beer Wars I was afraid Anchor was being sold to one of the big three.

I've never had Anchor Steam (I will rectify that soon) but I have had Maytag Blue Cheese, which I think is from the same family. Do yourself a favor and go to Iowa or google and order some online, it goes great with home brew.

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