You have established more than one way to expand your connection with this community. You can visit breweries near and far from your home. You can experiment with brewing for yourself. Finally, you can rely on specialized vendors to provide craft beers from scores of breweries that you will never have time to visit.
If this eight-step exercise has enlightened you to the extent summarized above, then perhaps you can let us slide on the earlier use of the word "expert." We now dub thee a Brewery.com Certified Craft Beer & Brewery "Enthusiast."
You hereby have the right to use the Microsoft Word file below to print out and award to yourself the Certificate of Beer Expertise. After you download the Word file, don't forget to enable the edit option and enter your details. Please do not forget to change the word "EXPERT" to "ENTHUSIAST."