AleSmith and San Diego Loyal SC Team Up on New Beer Release
SAN DIEGO, CA (September 2023) – AleSmith Brewing Company, a leading craft brewery based in Miramar, is excited to unveil a limited release of SD Loyal Pub Ale, a special collaboration brew with San Diego Loyal SC.
Earlier this year, AleSmith was announced as The Official Craft Beer Partner for the 2023 SD Loyal season. The partnership has allowed AleSmith to further support local sports and communities along with a greater presence at Torero Stadium, the home stadium for SD Loyal, where fans could enjoy their favorite AleSmith brews, including Party Tricks IPA, Clásico Mexican Lager, and .394 Pale Ale.
In addition to having AleSmith beers at Torero Stadium, AleSmith Brewing Company has become a go-to location for a series of Official SD Loyal Watch Parties for road games in its Miramar-based Tasting Room. Upcoming SD Loyal Watch Parties this season include September 9th, September 20th, and October 14th. SD Loyal fans are encouraged to join other supporters in the Tasting Room to cheer on the team.
AleSmith Brewing Company and San Diego Loyal SC are celebrating their partnership with a special limited-edition beer, SD Loyal Pub Ale, featuring artwork by Josue Baltezar. This English-style Pub Ale comes in at 4.4% ABV and will be available on draft and in convenient 16oz 4-pack cans at the AleSmith Tasting Room starting Saturday, September 9th. Craft beer enthusiasts can also purchase the 4-packs online at shop.alesmith.com or directly from the AleSmith Tasting Room.
“The opportunity to partner with AleSmith for our first-ever co-branded beer was a natural fit,” said SD Loyal VP of Marketing and Communications Travis Lamprecht. “AleSmith has been community-minded and passionate, serving craft brew in San Diego for nearly three decades. Alongside AleSmith, we’re proud to offer the first SD Loyal Pub Ale to our fans.”
The SD Loyal Pub Ale was brewed to capture the spirit of San Diego’s vibrant soccer scene. It is a refreshing, easy-drinking ale with a subtle hop profile that is perfect for any game day. The beer is a tribute to the loyal and passionate fans of SD Loyal and their unwavering support for their club.
“We are thrilled to partner with San Diego Loyal SC and create this exceptional collaboration brew,” said Brandon Richards, President at AleSmith Brewing Company. “SD Loyal Pub Ale showcases the best of both worlds – our dedication to brewing excellent craft beer and San Diego Loyal SC’s passion for the beautiful game. We can’t wait for fans to try it!”
Don’t miss out on this limited release! Join AleSmith Brewing Company on September 9th at its Miramar location for the Official SD Watch Party and be among the first to savor the incredible flavor of SD Loyal Pub Ale. To stay up to date on all AleSmith news, follow @alesmithbrewing on social media or visit alesmith.com.
ABOUT ALESMITH BREWING COMPANY
Forged in 1995, AleSmith has been recognized by consumers and critics alike as one of the world’s foremost craft brewing companies behind accolades, including medals won at prestigious national and international beer competitions. In addition to being well established within its hometown of San Diego, AleSmith was acknowledged by the RateBeer community as the Top Brewer in California and the 4th Best Brewery in the World in 2017. AleSmith also received the Champion Brewery Award for the past three years at the San Diego International Beer Competition and was named Small Brewing Company of the Year at the Great American Beer Festival in 2008. AleSmith is celebrating its 28th year in business and occupies a 109,942-square-foot facility with a state-of-the-art brewery. AleSmith is currently ranked #9 out of 33,000+ breweries worldwide on RateBeer.com.
ABOUT SAN DIEGO LOYAL SOCCER CLUB
Launched on June 19, 2019, San Diego Loyal SC is a men’s professional soccer team that competes in The USL Championship, one of the fastest-growing professional soccer leagues in the world. In its third season in 2022, San Diego Loyal SC saw record crowds at Torero Stadium (University of San Diego) and secured a second consecutive playoff spot. The club is led by Chairman Andrew Vassiliadis, the youngest principal owner in The USL Championship. Landon Donovan, one of the most decorated soccer players in the U.S., leads the technical side as Executive Vice President of Soccer Operations and veteran soccer executive, Ricardo Campos, serves as Club President. On the field, the club is led by first year Head Coach Nate Miller. For more information on the club, visit sdloyal.com.