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Shandy, the divisive mixture beer

Harpoon UFO Big Squeeze Shandy
Grapefruit. Like, in a beer. For reals, bro.

Dude, what is it?
Name: UFO Big Squeeze Shandy
ABV: 4.5%
Style: Shandy/Radler (Grapefruit)

Tell me a story!

Shandy. It’s kind of an odd word. I know a lot of people aren’t fond of these beer/fruit juice mixtures, but I have loved them ever since my first radler on a trip to Germany in 2000. When I came home from that trip and described drinking beer mixed with lemonade (or, yes, beer mixed with Coca-Cola), I got a lot of reactions from people that ranged from “I’d rather drink mouthwash” to “I want that in my mouth so hard.” Continue reading Shandy, the divisive mixture beer