SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Beer lovers are in for a sweet surprise thanks to a jelly bean the Jelly Belly Candy Company debuted in San Francisco over the weekend. The Fairfield-based candy company unveiled what may be the world’s first beer-flavored jelly bean that took three years in the making, according to a company statement. The non-alcoholic draft beer jelly bean debuted during the Winter Fancy Food Show in San Francisco over the weekend. Those looking to liven up their palate can combine the beer-flavored jellybeans with other flavors to make a beer sangria, beer cider or Michelada, according to the blog “The Beeroness.” The new beer-flavored jelly beans will be available around the world in the coming months. © Copyright 2014 by CBS San Francisco and Bay City News Service. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.