Lisa Variano 1961 - ? Weight varies depending on the number of beer related events I've attended lately.

Beer writer, regularly featured in The Beer and Tavern Chronicle. Reviews of beer and brewing related books have also appeared in All About Beer Magazine.

Recipient of two 1995 North American Guild of Beer Writers Quill and Tankard awards for excellence in beer writing.

AHA certified beer judge, award winning home brewer and past president of the New York City Home Brewer's Guild. Beer guide at Oldenberg Brewery's bi-annual Beer Camp event.

Memorable moment as a beer writer. I was told by a patron of the Troy Pub and Brewery that an article of mine was prominently displayed on the pub's mens room wall.