Even wine lovers have to admit that some cheeses donât play nice with wine. Craft beer to the rescue! For every cheese, even the most challenging types, thereâs a brew that pairs to perfection. Iâll prove it to you tonight as we âworkâ through seven awesome cheese and beer matchups. Iâm an award-winning food writer, publisher of the Planet Cheese blog and author of three books on cheese (Cheese & Wine, Cheese & Beer and The Cheese Course), and I want to introduce you to some of the cheeses I love best.