The Judges

Ben Richards

Beer Sommelier

Ben is a Beer Sommelier and an experienced writer, presenter, judge and public speaker. He provides talks, tasting and events that explore beer and brewing, and his projects see him travel the UK and beyond as he discovers the ingredients, history and stories behind our national drink.

His most recent projects have seen him on national TV, radio and publications, and is currently producing the latest series of his podcast for 2020.