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Guild Member Profile


Rod Jones

Brewer/brewing consultant
  • Full member
  • teacher
  • brewer-consult
  • London
  • beer-academy-found
  • beer-academy-adv
  • how-to-judge-beer
  • academy-sommelier
  • beer-judging-exp
  • food-matching
  • cooking
  • recipe-dev
  • wine

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

I was awarded IBD Beer Sommelier of the Year 2015/2016

What you can offer as a writer/beer lover?

I am a fully experienced professional craft brewer, a highly experienced beer communicator and consultant, specialising in teaching the brewing process and training brewers, retail and hospitality industry staff. I have great experience in public speaking on beer, brewing and beer history, and also all aspects of beer sommelier work, including beer and food matching, and recipe development.

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

It enables me to communicate and meet many like-minded beer enthusiasts.