Kraig Torres

Kraig Torres is founder and Chief HopHead at Hop City Craft Beer and Wine. With locations in the West Midtown district in Atlanta and Birmingham, AL, Hop City is the premier destination for all things beer and home-brewing. With over 1,800 selections, in the bottle, can, and on draft in Growlers-to-go, Hop City is said to have the largest selection of beer east of the Mississippi. Hop City is top-ranked (A+) on Beer Advocate and one of Ratebeer's Top 10 Retailers in the US. Hop City has made the "Best of" lists in Atlanta Magazine, Creative Loafing, Atlanta Food & Beer Magazine, Yelp,, and many others. Kraig has (mis)spent the last 27 years traveling the world and drinking beer...anywhere he can find it. He is proud to be a frequent guest on Belinda Skelton's show on WSB as the beer and wine expert. With a few simple questions, Kraig can read your palate and make a wine or beer recommendation that is perfect for you.