OOne of the most interesting breweries in all of Belgium or Holland has got to be Urthel. The world-class beers are designed and brewed by Hildegard Van Ostaden and the artwork and packaging are creative masterpieces of her husband, Bas. Together they have become two of the most well-known and liked of all Belgian brewers in the United States, frequently taking part in festivals and events and can almost always been seen together, trying new beers and meeting new people.

Since autumn of 2006, all of Hildegard's beers have been produced at Koningshoeven in Tilburg, Holland.