Best of beer writing honoured at beer writers’ banquet Pete Brown crowned as beer writer of the year

The British Guild of Beer Writers yesterday (6 December) named journalist and social historian Pete Brown as Beer Writer of the Year … [Read more...]

McFarland, Ben

Ben McFarland

Ben McFarland has been named British Guild of Beer Writers’ Beer Writer of the Year on three separate occasions – the first time as the … [Read more...]

Jenkins, Simon

Simon Jenkins

Simon's weekly pub and beer column Taverner has been running since 1991 – and he is an occasional contributor to the On Trade Preview and … [Read more...]

Glover, Brian

Writer on beer for newspapers and magazines. Author of many books including The World Encyclopedia of Beer (1997). Specialist in brewing … [Read more...]

Evans, Jeff

Jeff Evans

Professional beer writer for more than 25 years. Edits the website Editor of the Good Beer Guide 1991–98; author of the … [Read more...]

Cornell, Martyn


Beer consultant, beer educator, author, journalist and blogger. Britain’s leading authority on the history of beer and beer styles. Speaker … [Read more...]

Avery, Zak

Zak Avery

Since being named as BGBW Beer Writer of the Year 2008, Zak's writing career has taken an unexpected turn when he jointly purchased the … [Read more...]

Brown, Pete

Pete Brown

Author, columnist, blogger, consultant, broadcaster and general mouth for hire.  Author of Man Walks Into a Pub, Three Sheets to the … [Read more...]

Best of beer writing honoured at beer writers banquet

Ben McFarland, Simon Jenkins, Beer Writers of the Year 2010 & 2011

Ben McFarland has been crowned Beer Writer of the Year at the British Guild of Beer Writers Annual Awards Dinner (1 December 2011). The … [Read more...]