World Beer Cup judge Blanca Fresno

Blanca Fresno

Asturias, Spain

How did you get into the beer industry? Why does beer matter to you?

I started to brew beer 15 years ago. My first contact with independent and craft beer was in Bratislava when I visited a brewpub. Beer is all my life. My passion. I can't imagine living without beer.

Why do you judge at the World Beer Cup? What does judging at the World Beer Cup mean to you?

It was my goal to judge at the World Beer Cup because it is the most important competition in the world. For me, judging there is my top experience with beer in a beer competition. It was amazing. The professionalism during the journey was incredible.