Polar Seltzer’s Summer Flavors Inspire Cocktails and Ice Cream

The day Polar Beverages makes its seasonal flavor announcement is a joyful day at the Boston magazine office, year after year. Apparently, we are not alone: Two local spots are celebrating this summer’s batch of fizzy flavors with new, refreshing treats. Beginning June 1, Viale will have an entire cocktail menu featuring Polar Seltzer, and

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7 Best Canned Drinks for Your Beach Cooler

Even on public beaches with liberal open-container laws, glass remains off-limits. Thankfully, everyone from craft brewers to wine-cooler revivalists has jumped on the aluminum-can bandwagon, meaning you can pack a cooler guaranteed to be the life of the party. 21st Amendment El Sully Mexican Lager: Still in the throes of the session beer craze, craft

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Meet Polar Seltzer’s limited edition flavors for summer 2017

The summer 2017 limited edition Polar Seltzer flavors are here. The Worceser-based company began selling the following five flavors on Monday: pineapple grapefruit, raspberry rosé, strawberry sunrise, mango berry, and watermelon margarita. The latter two, which were a part of last year’s summer collection, “are back for encores,” according to a press release. The same

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America’s Seltzer Obsession Shows No Signs of Fizzling

“Our lemon seltzer literally has three ingredients: lemon essence, water, and bubbles,” explains Lisbet Crowley, brand activation manager at Polar Seltzer. That’s it—three ingredients. So why is everybody obsessed with the stuff? It’s not just Polar, and it’s not just lemon. While the Worcester giant has arguably made New England the capital of seltzer consumption—it’s

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A sparkling new era for time-tested Polar Seltzer

WORCESTER — Ralph Crowley doesn’t have any idea what a unicorn kiss is, but he’s hoping it tastes something like success. As the chief executive of Polar Beverages, the 134-year-old bottling company in Worcester, he’s spent the past decade watching as consumer tastes have shifted from syrupy sodas to lighter, calorie-free carbonated drinks. Americans’ newfound

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What does Polar Seltzer’s Unicorn Kisses flavor taste like?

Last week, Worcester’s Polar Seltzer released a mysterious new seltzer flavor called Unicorn Kisses. Upon its limited release of only 5,000 cases, New England Polar fanatics began raiding supermarkets, looking to buy as much of the new beverage as possible. Almost as difficult as tracking down the treasured Polar bottles on grocery store shelves? Nailing

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