New Belgium Brewing Company is a brewery in Fort Collins, Colorado. It was founded by Jeff Lebesch when he decided to take his passion for brewing to a professional level. Abbey and Fat Tire were the first two beers that were brewed commercially. From there, the brewery attracted great demands from craft beer enthusiasts. New Belgium Brewing Company has committed to eco-friendly and sustainable practices, evidenced by its wind powered facility. By 2010, the brewery is recognized as the seventh largest brewery throughout the United States. Until now, the amber ale beer, Fat Tire, is still New Belgium Brewing Company’s flagship beer.