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Guild Member Profile

Jonny Tyson

Advanced Cicerone™/ Beer Educator / Events Host / Beer Sommelier
  • London
  • Beer Academy How to Judge Beer
  • Beer Academy Foundation
  • Beer Academy Advanced
  • Beer judging experience eg CAMRA/SIBA competitions
  • Beer Cicerone: Certificate Level 1
  • Beer Cicerone: Certificate Level 2
  • Institute of Brewing & Distilling: General Certificate in Brewing
  • Beer Academy Beer Sommelier
  • International Beer Challenge Judge
  • International beer judge
  • Certified Sommelier (Court of Master Sommeliers)
  • WSET Certified Educator
  • Advanced Cicerone
  • WSET Diploma
  • Guild of Beer Sommeliers
  • Food matching
  • Wine
  • On-trade
  • Off-trade
  • Photography
  • Film and video
  • Historical interest
  • History of Beer
  • Beer styles
  • Beer travel
  • Canadian Beer
  • Beer Education

What is the one thing you'd like to tell visitors to the Guild's website?

Advanced Cicerone™ | Beer Educator | Beer Sommelier | Events Host

What you can offer as a writer/beer lover?

Jonny is a beer educator and writer. He is a Beer Academy Beer Sommelier and Advanced Cicerone™ and has developed the Beer Professional Education & Training (BPET) program. Jonny has written for magazines about beer as well as wine, is a home brewer and used to manage a craft beer tasting room and restaurant in Vancouver, Canada where he hosted many beer tasting and food pairing events. He is currently working on his first beer book from a professional’s point of view.

Jonny is a founder member of the Guild of Beer Sommeliers

What do you like most about being a Guild of Beer Writers member?

This is a great place for beer writers and professionals to get together