BEER I AM Podcast Nr. 13 Elisa Raus / World Champion Beer Sommelier

Andries de Groen Introduction

Elisa Raus from Germany is the winner of the sixth World Championship of Beer Sommeliers which took place on September 27, 2019 in Rimini, Italy. Due to corona the 2 year title will be extended into 2022.

The 30-year-old Head of Media at the Störtebeker Brewery from Stralsund, Germany, is the first female winner in this contest. We talked about the role of the beer sommelier andwhat it takes to become a Beer sommelier? 

In our conversation we talk about the profession as a beer sommelier and how it compares to a wine sommelier. Can it become a full time job and can someone make a living as a beer sommelier?

Elisa succeeds in giving an emotional and engaging beer presentation and has a mission to convince as many persons as possible of enjoying a beer for any occasion. She has definately convinced me during our talk and I`m sure you´ll enjoy this podcast with Elisa.