Flying Dog Introduces Low Calorie, Low Carb Ale

The company says this new beverage goes well  with summer activities.







Frederick, Md (KM) Flying Dog Brewery in Frederick has introduced a low calorie and low carbohydrate blonde ale for the summer. Zen Blaster Active Ale is expected to be available is stores by mid-June. It will be sold in six-packs of 12-ounce bottles.

In a news release, Flying Dog says it’s newest beverage is perfect for summer activities such as outdoor yoga, hiking and trying not to fall off a stand-up paddle board. This new ale is made with lotus hops and contains 90-calories and 1.5 grams of cabs.

The company says Zen Blaster is perfect for active lifestyles. The beer’s aroma is described as that of  tropical fruits and vanilla, “while it’s light flavor profile finishes dry,” according to the company’s news release.

“For consumers focused on wellness, or those who simply want a light beer  to sip in the summertime, Zen Blaster is a more health conscious alternative without compromising on taste  and quality,” says James Maravetz, Vice President of Marketing for Flying Dog Brewery.

The company suggests rolling out your yoga mat, and pairing  Zen Blaster with “creamy, mild or herb-y cheese like Fontina, or lighter sandwiches such as chicken pesto on ciabatta or caprese panini.”

To find out where consumers can purchase Zen Blaster, go to



By Kevin McManus