Odell Friek

Odell Friek

When it comes to sour beers, Belgian lambics are widely-regarded as king.Lambic brewing is a Belgian tradition dating back hundreds or even thousands of years and is considered the oldest surviving commercial brewing style in the world. The beer is made by taking the hot wort and allowing it to cool over night exposed to the open air. There is a roughly 500-square-mile area that includes Brussles, Belgium and Payottenland that has the right mixture of airborne spores that are needed to create the flavors a true lambic consistently.