Andy Sparhawk

Andy Sparhawk, the Brewers Association's craft beer program coordinator, is a Certified Cicerone® and BJCP Beer Judge. He lives in Arvada, Colorado where he is a homebrewer and avid craft beer enthusiast. On occasion, Andy is inspired to write on his experiences with craft beer, and if they are not too ridiculous, you might see the results here on

Andy's Articles

Colorado: Fish Tales and Pale Ales

As a Colorado native, Andy Sparhawk likes to combine two of his favorite hobbies, fly fishing and colorado craft beer. Here are his suggestions for a few of his favorite fishing spots and the craft breweries nearby. more»

If Birdman was Beerman

Let me be honest about something: I don’t care about film. To me, there’s little difference between a holiday blockbuster and an artsy, independent horror flick from South Korea or the Netherlands. What I do care about is beer, and more»