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New Belgium Releases Juicy Watermelon Lime Ale

New Belgium Brewing Co. has announced the release of a new spring/summer seasonal. Juicy Watermelon Lime Ale "combines classis summer flavors and is available now through July," according to a release from New Belgium. The full release from the brewery is below:

Ft. Collins, Colo. – March 8, 2017 – Brewed with watermelon and lime peel, New Belgium Brewing’s new seasonal release offers an approachable, fruit-infused ale. Juicy Watermelon Lime Ale is crisp, refreshing and juicy – the perfect option for beating back the summer heat. It has a bright fruity flavor and a thirst-quenching finish. The beer, which is available now through July, is available in 12 oz. bottles and cans, and on draft.

“A great summer beer is one that not only satisfies your taste buds but also offers a bit of refreshment,” said Bryan Simpson, PR Director for New Belgium Brewing. “The combination of watermelon and lime plays perfectly together, making it ideal for the warmer days ahead.”

Juicy Watermelon Lime Ale

Style: Fruit Ale

Flavor: Mild sweetness, light sour, and minimal bitterness

Mouthfeel: Clean finish, refreshing

Body: Medium-light body

Yeast: Ale

Hop Varieties: Nugget Hops

Malt Varieties: Pale and Caramel 80

Fruits/Spices: Watermelon & Lime Peel

Color: Golden with a slight orange hue

Alcohol 5.0% ABV

IBUs: 7

To find Juicy Watermelon Lime Ale near you, use the New Belgium Libation Location tool or download New Belgium’s Beer Mode app. 

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