HARRISON, N.J. – The Red Bulls announced Friday an official partnership with Brisas Bakery and Restaurant.
The deal designated the Elizabeth, N.J.-based Brisas as the Official Empanada of the Red Bulls.
The partnership makes Brisas the first and only “Official Empanada” of any professional sports team in the country. Fans at Red Bull Arena already have had the opportunity to eat empanadas at home matches. The stand is located on the concourse level of the venue between sections 125-126.
“As the first ever Official Empanada of a major U.S. sports franchise, we are honored to make history with the New York Red Bulls,” Chief Development Officer, Brisas David Orozco said. “This partnership was born with the shared belief in putting customers first by offering delicious Latino products meant to be enjoyed by anyone, ranging from a meat lover to vegetarians, unifying fans of all backgrounds.”
Added Red Bulls general manager Marc de Grandpre: “Our club is proud to partner and welcome the local, family-owned Brisas Bakery and Restaurant to Red Bull Arena. We are excited for our fans to enjoy the great empanadas that Brisas offers.”