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Andy Sparhawk

Beer judging
Craft beer


  • Experienced beer writer and editor
  • Certified beer judge
  • Former editor of Craftbeer.com


Andy Sparhawk is a beer writer and editor with over a decade of experience covering the craft beer industry. He is the former editor-in-chief of CraftBeer.com, a website dedicated to promoting and educating consumers about craft beer. During his time at CraftBeer.com, Andy oversaw the website's content and worked closely with brewers, beer lovers, and industry professionals to share the stories and culture of craft beer. In addition to his work at CraftBeer.com, Andy has written for a range of publications, including All About Beer, Beer Advocate, and Draft Magazine. He is also the co-author of "Beer Pairing: The Essential Guide from the Pairing Pros," a comprehensive guide to pairing beer with food.


Andy graduated from the Metropolitan State Universty of Denver with a Bachelor's Degree in Marketing.

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