Chris Rush Cohen

Advanced Cicerone & Beer Consultant

Chris Cohen is a San Francisco based Certified Cicerone. He can help you take your beer service & knowledge to the next level.

Books written by Chris:

The Beer Scholar Study Guide for the Certified Cicerone Exam (2014, fully updated 2016)

The Beer Scholar Study Guide for the Certified Beer Server Exam (2015)

 

Articles written by Chris: 

A Beer Guy Goes to Bartending School (SF Weekly's SFoodie site 2015)

Speakeasy Debuts Baby Daddy IPA at Its 18th Anniversary Party (SF Weekly's SFoodie site 2015)

21st Amendment Brewing Gives It to San Leandro in the Can (SF Weekly's SFoodie site 2015)

Local Brewing Co. Now Open in SOMA for your Beery Pleasure (SF Weekly's SFoodie site 2015)

Mr. Mikkeller Does San Francisco (SF Weekly's SFoodie site 2015)

Pints, Pints, Pints: Three Great Upcoming Beer Events (SF Weekly's SFoodie site 2015)

Highlights from the SF International Beer Fest (SF Weekly's SFoodie site 2015)

Where to Drink Great Beer in San Francisco and the East Bay (Serious Eats 2014)

Homebrewing Resolutions: How to Make Better Beer in 2014 (Serious Eats 2014)

Speakeasy Celebrates 17 Years of Beer (SF Weekly's SFoodie site 2014)

Brewery to Watch: Sante Adairius Rustic Ales (Serious Eats, 2014)

Which Beer Certification Program is Right for You? (Serious Eats, 2014)

Homebrew Troubleshooting: How to Fix Yeast-Derived Off-Flavors in Your Beer (Serious Eats, 2013)

How to Become a Beer Judge (Serious Eats, 2013)

Five Common Mistakes Homebrewers Make & How To Avoid Them (Chris-Cohen.com, 2013)

 

Quoted in the media: 

Local Homebrewers Drop Anchor In San Francisco (Hoodline 2015)

2015 Bacon and Beer Classic tour kicks off at San Jose’s Municipal Stadium (Examiner.com 2015)

Bacon and Beer Classic Set to Take Over Municipal Stadium (SanJose.com 2015)

Trouble Brewing: Beer Aficionados Suffer Through a Legal Hangover (SF Weekly 2014)

Ask a Cicerone: The Best Beers for People Who Don't Like Beer (Serious Eats, 2014)

Ask a Cicerone: The Best Wheat Beers (Serious Eats, 2014)

Mention of the Beer Scholar Kickstarter Cicerone Study Guide campaign (Beer Advocate, April 2014)

A Taste of: How do you feel about the proposed tax on soda in San Francisco? (Real Food Real Talk, 2014)

Ask a Cicerone: The Best Beers for Tacos (Serious Eats, 2014)

Ask a Cicerone: Which is Better, Draft or Bottled Beer? (Serious Eats, 2014)

Ask a Cicerone: The Best Saisons (Serious Eats, 2014)

Ask a Cicerone: The Best Brown Ales (Serious Eats, 2014)

Highlights From SF Beer Week 2014 (Serious Eats, 2014)

Ask a Cicerone: How to Pair Beer and Chocolate (Serious Eats, 2014)

The Best Drinks We Drank in January (Serious Eats, 2014)

Ask a Cicerone: What's the Best Hoppy Beer? (Serious Eats, 2014)

Ask a Cicerone: Breweries to Watch in 2014 (Serious Eats, 2014)

Ask a Cicerone: What's the Best Affordable Beer? (Serious Eats, 2014)

Ask a Cicerone: What's the Best Way to Learn About Beer? (Serious Eats, 2014)

10 Best Craft Beers for Thanksgiving (MainStreet.com, 2013)

4 Home-Brewing Mistakes Most Beginners Make (Popular Mechanics, 2013)

Ask a Cicerone: The Best Beers for Thanksgiving (Serious Eats, 2013)

Ask a Cicerone: What People Get Wrong About Beer (Serious Eats, 2013)

Ask a Cicerone: The Best Gifts for Beer Lovers (Serious Eats, 2013)

Ask a Cicerone: Your Favorite Porters and Stouts (Serious Eats, 2013)

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