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Ale-8-One to launch new flavour ‘StrawMelon’ Strawberry Watermelon in July

Ale-8-One to launch new flavour ‘StrawMelon’ Strawberry Watermelon in July

WINCHESTER, Ky. (FOX 56) — Ale-8-One has expanded its flavor profile once again!

Open 15 JuneThe Winchester-based soda company announced its latest summer flavor on social media, sharing only strawberry and watermelon emojis and leaving fans to speculate what’s next.


“Both flavors or the combination? I’m in either way,” one comment read.

Then continue WednesdayAle-8-One shared a video of the new bottles being filled and labeled, announcing that StrawMelon will be released on July 15.

Fans are curious to see if it will carry over to their favorite limited-edition flavors like peach and blackberry, but what should you expect StrawMelon to taste like?

“The seasonal flavor combination is a tribute to Ale-8’s combination of ginger and citrus with a refreshing blend of strawberry and watermelon, staple foods of Bluegrass farming,” Ale-8-One said in a press release.

The family-owned business has become a Kentucky icon over the years, and the latest addition to Ale-8-One’s lineup pays homage to bluegrass summers.

“StrawMelon Ale-8 reflects Ale-8’s enduring commitment to our Kentucky roots (and grapevines), creating a recipe from fruits common to Bluegrass summers,” says chief marketing officer Kevin Price. “This limited-edition StrawMelon Ale-8 is a ‘farm-to-flavor’ celebration of the natural glories of our local agriculture and the hard-working people who grow sweet summer flavors.”

Grab your four-pack while you can, according to officials, as StrawMelon will be available for a limited time only starting July 15. StrawMelon Ale-8 will be available at most Krogers, Walmarts, and other participating retailers in Kentucky and surrounding states.