Boston’s Harpoon Brewing has a new beer release, coming to a store near you.
The new beer is UFO Big Squeeze shandy, an unfiltered wheat beer made with real grapefruit juice for a new dimension of complexity and taste. It’s the latest in Harpoon’s UFO series and, in keeping with the UFO spirit, is made with refreshment and entertainment in mind.
“Our UFO beers are about adventure and fun,” says Harpoon CEO and co-founder Rich Doyle. “UFO Big Squeeze shandy is a refreshing complement to this great season in New England. The combination of grapefruit juice with unfiltered wheat beer is a fantastic blend. It will be a staple in my fridge for the next few months.”
Here are some specifics for UFO Big Squeeze Shandy:
Style: Shandy (with grapefruit juice added)
Appearance: hazy, slightly orange, fine foamy head
Aroma: clean citrus with some cracker notes from the wheat malt
Mouth feel: light bodied
Taste: sweet malt, tart grapefruit
Finish: quenching and refreshing
UFO Big Squeeze shandy is offered in 6-pack bottles, 12-pack bottles and cans, and in draft form. Look for it in places where Harpoon products are presently sold. And enjoy the refreshment and fun of this UFO series beer from Boston’s Harpoon Brewery.