Horst Dornbusch is a well-known brewer, consultant, author, and speaker in the international brewing industry. He has contributed hundreds of articles in English and German to North American and European periodicals for brewing professionals and beer lovers alike.
Horst Dornbusch is a frequent media guest — from German and Austrian TV to the BBC, New Zealand National Radio and NPR – commenting on the history, styles, technology, and marketing of beer; and he has been the script consultant on two Discovery Channel programs about beer.
He was born and raised in Germany, is a former Fulbright Scholar, and holds a B.A. from Reed College and an M.A. from Brandeis University. Horst Dornbusch is also the author of The Ultimate Almanac of World Beer Recipes (2010), Die Biersorten der BRAUWELT® (2014), Beer Styles from Around the World (2015), and Das Große BRAUWELT® Lexikon der Biersorten (forthcoming in 2017). In addition, he is the Associate Editor of The Oxford Companion to Beer (2011).