GBS Full Member
Advanced Cicerone® | Beer Academy® Beer Sommelier
Biography: Jonny specialises as a beer educator with BPET (Beer Professional Education & Training) alongside ZX Ventures and hosts numerous beer events and dinners.
Based in London, Jonny was the first Advanced Cicerone® in Europe, a Beer Academy® Beer Sommelier , International Beer Judge and a member of the British Guild of Beer Writers. After starting a career in wine and beer with Oddbins in London, Jonny moved to Vancouver, Canada and became a Sommelier (Court of Master Sommeliers), WSET wine educator and French Wine Scholar (Wine Scholar Guild) and embraced the growing world of craft beer. Having managed several specialist craft beer and wine stores and restaurants, including a dedicated craft beer restaurant and tasting room, Jonny moved into beer education, drawing on a wealth of experience to evangelise the importance of great knowledge and service across the craft beer industry.
Jonny also holds Associate Member level with the Academy of Cheese
He writes about beer and has a particular interest in history of beer, beer and travel as well as food pairing and is a co-founder of the Guild of Beer Sommeliers
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