Oliver Wesseloh - Reinterpreting Tradition

December 7, 8:30am - 10:00am CET. Hosted at Die Fabrique im Gängeviertel

part of a series on Tradition


About the speaker

Oliver Wesseloh is a beer lover and expert. His ambition is to create new beers and to reinterpret traditional beer styles. Oliver’s mission as a Beer Freak, Beer Sommelier and Craft Brewer is to create greater consumer awareness about beer diversity around the world.

Oliver is a graduated engineer in brewing technology with a wealth of international experience in the beer industry (including Germany, the Caribbean, Guyana, and North America.) As a consultant to the brewing industry, he travelled the world and worked with numerous breweries in North America and the Caribbean.

In 2012, he moved back to his hometown, Hamburg, and founded the Kehrwieder Kreativbrauerei, one of the first craft breweries in Germany. In 2013, he won the Beer Sommelier World Championship and in 2017 was named Beer Personality of the Year.

Oliver is one of the founding member of the German Craft Brewers Association “Deutsche Kreativbrauer" and is a judge at the World Beer Cup and the European Beer Star. Oliver embodies passion, creativity, knowledge and ambition. He has already brewed a wide range of different beer styles and won several awards with his beers.

Picture credits: Julia Schwendner

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This talk will be in English