Jeff Alworth is a writer living in Portland, Oregon. His current project is The Secrets of Master Brewers (Storey), scheduled for release March 21, 2017. In 2015, Workman Publishing released his comprehensive guide to beer, The Beer Bible, while Chronicle Books released his introduction to cider called Cider Made Simple. When he’s not working on a book, he can be found writing about beer at Beervana and All About Beer, where he writes a regular column. He also co-hosts the Beervana Podcast, where he and Oregon State University economics professor Patrick Emerson discuss beer and the economics of beer.