Jeff Alworth is a writer living in Portland, Oregon.  He is currently working on Brewing the World's Classic Styles: Advice From the Pros for Storey Publishing.  In August, Workman Publishing will release his comprehensive guide to beer, The Beer Bible, and the following month, Chronicle Books will release his introduction to cider called Cider Made Simple.  In the meantime, he can be found at his blog, Beervana, and All About Beer, where he writes a weekly column. 

Also check out the Beervana Podcast, where Jeff and Oregon State University economics professor Patrick Emerson discuss beer and the economics of beer.