Copper & Kings Announces Louisville City Football Club Sponsorship

March 25, 2019

The Official American Brandy of Butchertown Based Soccer Team



LOUISVILLE, Ky. (March 22, 209) – – – Louisville-based Copper & Kings American Brandy Co. announces its official sponsorship of the city’s championship soccer team, Louisville City Football Club.

Louisville City is joining Copper & King’s Butchertown neighborhood with its new $70+ million stadium currently under construction and set to open in 2020.

“Welcome to the Slaughterhouse,” says Copper & Kings founder, Joe Heron. “We have been enthusiastic and vocal supporters of the football team, and we have always been, and always will be fans of the club first and foremost. This is our team, the fans are our people, and the culture of the club meshes perfectly with ours.”

Louisville City President, Brad Estes says, “Copper & Kings has been with us step by step, side by side and in March 2020, we will be neighbors in our new Butchertown stadium home, and we couldn’t be happier to have the world’s best brandy company as our partner. Our club shares the same spirit of energy and enthusiasm and natural creativity, but this is also a bond of friendship – we just like those folks.”

“Soccer played well, with rhythm and elegance, as well as power and grace, is a perfect metaphor for our American Brandy,” said Copper & Kings Creative Director, Ron Jasin with typical creative fulmination and illumination.

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Copper & Kings American Gin, Brandy, Absinthe and Destillaré liqueurs are double-distilled exclusively in copper pot stills, and are non-chill filtered and unadulterated. The full portfolio of the fine distilled spirits:


Copper & Kings American Craft Brandy (90 proof/45% ABV) – $35/750 mL

Copper & Kings American Butchertown Brandy (124 proof/62% ABV) – $60/750 mL

Copper & Kings Floodwall Apple Brandy (90 proof/45% ABV) – $40/750 mL

Copper & Kings CR&FTWERK Beer Barrel Aged Brandy (111 proof/55.5% ABV) – $40/750 mL

Copper & Kings Immature Brandy (90 proof/45% ABV) – $30/ 750 mL


Copper & Kings, The History Of Lovers Distilled Rose Pink Gin (90 proof/45% ABV) – $35 / 750mL

Copper & Kings, The Ninth Distilled Orange Gin Finished in Destillaré Orange Curaçao barrels (90 proof/45% ABV) – $35 / 750mL

Copper & Kings American Dry Gin (92 proof/46% ABV) – $35 / 750mL

Copper & Kings American Old Tom Gin (100 proof/50% ABV) – $35 / 750mL

Copper & Kings The Moons Of Juniper Gin (96 proof/48% ABV) – $35 / 750mL


Copper & Kings Absinthe Blanche (130 proof/65% ABV) – $55/750 mL

Copper & Kings Barrel Finished Absinthe (130 proof/65% ABV) – $55/750 mL

Destillaré Intense Orange Curaçao (90 proof/45% ABV) – $35/750 mL

Destillaré Intense Pomegranate (90 proof/45% ABV) – $35/750 mL

Copper & Kings American Brandy Co. distribution footprint includes the following 38 markets: Alaska, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin and Washington D.C.

About Copper & Kings American Brandy Co.:

Copper & Kings uses small batch copper pot distillation to forge untraditional, non-derivative, pure pot-distilled American apple and grape brandies, absinthe, gin and Destillaré liqueurs that are non-chill filtered with no added sugar, colors, artificial flavors, or synthetic chemicals. The state-of-the-art distillery exclusively focuses on the distillation of brandy-based spirits. Copper & Kings, located at 1121 E. Washington St. in Butchertown, is owned by beverage entrepreneurs Joe and Lesley Heron. For more information, visit or follow @CopperAndKings on Facebook and Twitter.

About Louisville City Football Club:

Since starting play in 2015 as Kentucky’s only fully professional soccer club, Louisville City FC has quickly established a reputation both for winning on the pitch and solid fan support off of it. LouCity, as we’re often referred to, is a member of the USL Championship Division, now sanctioned Division II by U.S. Soccer. In 2018, Louisville City FC became the first team in modern USL history by win back-to-back championships. LouCity currently plays home games at Louisville Slugger Field, a converted minor league baseball stadium, but construction is underway on a new 11,500-seat, $70+ million-dollar stadium in Louisville’s Butchertown neighborhood. The stadium is scheduled to be complete by March 2020, in time for the next USL season. Contact:

Sallie Gardner
[email protected]
or Jamie Estes
[email protected]
(502) 721-0335 ext. 108
Estes Public Relations


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