The Tapsters 2019 Final

The Tapsters 2019 Final

01 Jul 2019, 12:00 - 12:45

Centre Stage

So, who IS the best beer and cider team in the land? The Tapsters is back, with two teams battling it out for your vote and that of our expert panel. Presented by BeerBelle (former Imbibe Educator of the Year), Annabel Smith BS, with cider adjudication from The Ciderologist and chair of the British Guild of Beer Writers Pete Brown chairing the expert panel once more. Expect blind tasting and cider throwing and join in with the live food matching as teams battle it out to win a trip to Austria to visit the Stiegl brewery.


  • Annabel Smith


    Founding Member

    Dea Latis

    Annabel has worked in the beer and pub industry for almost 30 years. She is a Beer Sommelier, writer, beer and food matching presenter and trainer....

  • Pete Brown



    British Guild of Beer Writers

    Pete Brown is a British author, journalist, broadcaster and consultant specialising in food and drink, especially the fun parts like beer, pubs,...

  • Emma Inch


    Producer/Presenter, Founder

    Fermentation Beer & Brewing Radio, Brighton & Hove Beer Week

    Emma is an award-winning freelance beer writer and audio-maker and the current British Beer Writer of the Year. She has written for a number of...