James Tai, Certified Cicerone (R) & BJCP Beer Judge

As an Independent Craft Beer consultant and educator, he is a featured contributor and subject of countless web and print media. The “Beeracolyte” has provided marketing and product feedback to both small craft brewers and multi-nationals alike, as well as technical draft system, beer program, and food pairing guidance to on-premise bars and restaurants across New York City. Additionally, James has organized countless private educational events to enlighten and empower interested beer drinkers to make more informed choices in the ever expanding craft beer landscape.