Craft Brewing and Distilling News for February 15, 2018February 15, 2018
•The Massachusetts Bay Brewing Company’s UFO brand has launched its newest core offering: UFO Pineapple. The 5.2%-abv Hefeweizen is brewed to be sweet, refreshing and easy drinking, according to the brewery. The flavored wheat ale is now available on draft and in six-packs of 12-ounce cans and bottles nationwide. UFO Pineapple is the brand’s second release of the year, following the seasonal UFO Apricot.
•Milwaukee, Wisconsin-based Lakefront Brewery is set to add a low calorie brew to its core portfolio starting March 1. Eazy Teazy is a 3.4%-abv ale brewed with Zeus and Lemondrop hops, plus Green and Oolong teas, which weighs in at 99 calories per 12-ounce serving. The beer, according to the brewery, is light and crisp with citrus notes from the hops and tea flavors on the finish. Eazy Teazy will be available in Lakefront’s 37-state distribution footprint in 12-ounce bottles and on draft.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.