Ashley Routson

Ashley Routson, known amongst the craft beer community as The Beer Wench, is a self-proclaimed craft beer evangelist and social media maven on a mission to advance the craft beer industry through education, inspiration and advocacy. She is currently the “Director of Awesomeness” at Bison Brewing in Berkeley, Calif., as well as the founding editor of DrinkWithTheWench.com, BeerMixology.com and IPADay.org.

Ashley's Articles


Camping with Craft Beer

Here are two of my favorite tried-and-true, beer-infused, camp-friendly recipes. Both of these recipes pair extremely well with stouts and porters—especially chocolate and smoked versions. more»

Find Love with Craft Beer Aphrodisiacs

When it comes to lust inducing beverages, craft beer is king. What makes this super sexy nectar of the gods more erotic and potent than the rest is its ability to be infused with additional aphrodisiacs, like chocolate, oysters and chili peppers. more»

Giving Thanks to Craft Beer

Ashley Routson checks in with a few of her favorite friends in the beer biz to find out their favorite beer-y Thanksgiving traditions, including personal stories and beer and food pairings. more»