A number of breweries roll out summer beers ahead of the season each year, and here's news about a new UFO brew from Harpoon Brewery.

The new summer seasonal is "UFO Big Squeeze Shandy". OK, got me guessing. What is it? Here's a brief description according to harpoonbrewery.com:

UFO Big Squeeze Shandy Seasonal


Sweet with a hint of tartness, UFO Big Squeeze Shandy is perfect for all of your summer adventures!

Tasting Notes

Appearance: hazy, slightly orange, fine foamy head

Aroma: clean citrus, some crackery notes from the wheat malt

Mouth feel: light bodied

Taste: sweet malt, sweet / tart grapefruit

Finish: quenching, refreshing

First Brewed March 2014

Style Shandy (Beer with grapefruit juice added)

alc/vol 4.5% Color 19 EBC


Bottle 6-packs, 12-packs, cases

Draft Widely Available from Apr - Aug

Cans 12-packs, cases"

So, a little grapefruit tang to this new summer brew. Join us weekdays at 3:20 p.m. for your "Beer Break At Work", and a chance to win great prizes!