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The South Jersey Beer Scene Podcast: Episode 16-John Howard-Fusco of “Eating In South Jersey” and Author of “A Culinary History of Cape May: Salt Oysters, Beach Plums, & Cabernet Franc

John Howard-Fusco of the great blog “Eating In South Jersey“, and author of “A Culinary History of Cape May:  Salt Oysters, Beach Plums, & Cabernet Franc” (available on Amazon) joined us for this week’s podcast.  John has seen the rise of the Craft Beer movement in New Jersey and Philadelphia and how restaurants in the region have embraced (or not) it.  We talk great beer bars in South Jersey, what does a foodie order when he goes out, and how to tell a chef that you don’t like something.  We also talk about his great book on the culinary history of Cape May, and how it has become a food and beer destination.

You can also listen to John on the Small Bites Radio Show on Wildfire Radio!

Check out John’s Eating in South Jersey Blog!

Visit us on the web at www.sjbeerscene.com

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The South Jersey Beer Scene Podcast-Episode 15: Vinyl Brewing

Jim and Brooke Sacco of Vinyl Brewing Company of Hammonton, NJ are the guests on Episode 15 of the Podcast taped live at the Towey Studios in Maple Shade.  Rob and John also welcome a special guest Co-Host, Richard Rabic of Fear of A Craft Beer Planet who also is our Producer.  Jim and Brooke brought some fantastic crowlers of beer from the brewery and gathered around the bar to talk about Vinyl’s roots, Jim’s passion for music, the Muta Scale, and how Hammonton has become one of New Jersey’s top destinations for Alcohol Tourism.  Join Vinyl as they celebrate Sour Week at the brewery from July 12th-15th with 6 different sours over the 4 days!

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Visit Vinyl Brewing at www.vinylbrewingnj.com

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The South Jersey Beer Scene Podcast Episode 14: More Brewing With The Presidents

We are once again joined by the Presidents of 3 of South Jersey’s Home Brewing Clubs.  The triumvirate of  Vince Feminella of The Monmouth County Homebrewers Association; Vic Sbailo of The Ocean County Homebrewers Association; and Eric Schmehl of Brew Jersey and also the owner of Fermented Food and Beverage Supply Shop in Hammonton.  In part 2, the guys show Rob and John how the homebrew process works, from malt to kegging, and how anyone can learn to do it as long as you have the right guidance.  If you are interested in brewing, make sure to reach out to these guys and go to a meeting!

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Monmouth County Homebrewers www.mcha.club

Brew Jersey www.brewjerseyhbc.com

Ocean County Homebrewers www.ochomebrewclub.com

The Screwy Brewer www.thescrewybrewer.com

Fermented www.fermentednj.com

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The South Jersey Beer Scene Podcast: Episode 13-Homebrewing With The Presidents

Episode 13 of the South Jersey Beer Scene Podcast is Presidential!

We are joined by the Presidents of 3 of South Jersey’s Home Brewing Clubs Vince Feminella of The Monmouth County Homebrewers Association; Vic Sbailo of The Ocean County Homebrewers Association; and Eric Schmehl of Brew Jersey and also the owner of Fermented Food and Beverage Supply Shop in Hammonton.  The guys share their stories of how they got involved in homebrewing and how you can learn to do it at home!

This episode was brought to you by Dock Street Brewery and their refreshing Berliner Weisse “Summer In Berlin”.  This is a tasty session with lemongrass and ginger that is really refreshing and the perfect poolside beer for Summer.  Look for Dock Street’s Beer all over South Jersey or visit them in Philly!

Please check out our Patreon! www.patreon.com/southerseybeerscene

If you like our podcast please rate and review on iTunes!

Monmouth County Homebrewers www.mcha.club

Brew Jersey www.brewjerseyhbc.com

Ocean County Homebrewers www.ochomebrewclub.com

The Screwy Brewer www.thescrewybrewer.com

Fermented www.fermentednj.com

 

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The South Jersey Beer Scene Podcast: Episode 11-Thunderbolt Distributing of New Jersey

Episode 11 of The South Jersey Beer Scene features Scott Akins of Thunderbolt Distributing who recently opened the distributorship in Millville, NJ.  Scott is changing the way that Craft Beer distribution is being done with an innovative business model that does not need a lifelong contract.  He is trying to break into the is a tough business by providing good service, with the caveat that if you are not happy with it they will agree to part ways without consequence.

Scott’s new business has already started to distribute a bunch of beer including Honor Brewing, 902 Brewing, Funky Bow Brewing, Ship Bottom Brewery, and Epic Green Tea just to name a few.  Expect more announcements on beer very soon as well in the very near future.

So sit back, relax, and learn about the great beers that Thunderbolt Distributes and how he went from owning a brewery tour company (along with his wife Susan) to a full-fledged Craft Beer Distributor