KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Boulevard Brewing Company announced on Thursday it would release a limited edition ale to honor Sporting Kansas City's 2013 MLS Cup victory.
Since the victory, partners of the team, Boulevard Brewing Company, has been wanting to do something special to commemorate this achievement.
With a small opening in their brewing schedule, the chance became available to create the Sporting Kansas City Championship Ale from its Smokestack Series.
“We are excited to share this unique collaboration with fans of both the brewery and the team, despite a tight production schedule, everyone at Boulevard was committed to recognizing a remarkable season with a special release. Sporting KC has been a great hometown partner for us, and we look forward to celebrating their wins for years to come," Boulevard's Director of Marketing Jeremy Ragonese said in a news release.
About 2,000 cases of the 750ml bottles will be distributed throughout Kansas City.