Books The Oxford Companion to Beer by Garrett Oliver and Tom Colicchio Hardcover, 920 pages, Oxford Univ Pr, List Price: $65 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Oxford Companion to BeerAuthorGarrett Oliver and Tom Colicchio Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers Book Summary Provided by publisher. Genres: Nonfiction Food & Wine Also by Garrett Oliver The Brewmaster's Table Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about The Oxford Companion to Beer When they work well, beer and cheese pairings offer both harmony and contrast, says Garrett Oliver, editor of The Oxford Companion to Beer. See a list of pairings below. Claire O'Neill /NPR hide caption toggle caption Claire O'Neill /NPR Opinion Pop Culture Happy Hour In Matchup Of Beer And Cheese, Everybody Wins — With A Good Coach February 3, 2012 Nothing classes up a Super Bowl party as effortlessly as some high-quality cheese. And nothing goes better with cheese than beer, says brewmaster Garrett Oliver. He shares a list of beers and cheeses that taste great together.