John Schlimm is a member of one of the oldest brewing families in the US. He is the international award-winning author of several books, including The Ultimate Beer Lover’s Cookbook (awarded the “Best Beer Book in the U.S.” and “Best Beer Book in the World” by the Gourmand Awards), Harrah’s Entertainment Presents . . . The Seven Stars Cookbook, Tipsy Vegan, and Grilling Vegan Style, among other titles. He holds a Master’s degree from Harvard University, and travels the country speaking about cooking, entertaining, and public relations. He lives in Pennsylvania.