The Stella Artois beer from Leuven has been voted the best international lager at the World Beer Awards. Stella Artois is brewed by AB InBev, headquartered in Leuven, Belgium. The company has been brewing Stella Artois in Leuven since 1366.
Three other AB InBev beers also won in the prestigious Global Beer Awards. These beers are Deus, Leffe and the recently launched Sélection Lambic. Leffe was awarded the Best Brut Beer, Sélection Lambic won the Best Lambic beer.
Stella Artois is today, the fourth most appreciated beer brand in the world. It continues to grow rapidly with a 5.2% increase in worldwide sales and an 8% increase in exports from Belgium last year.