Tom Renzulli

Tom was born and raised in Somers Point, New Jersey and, like most of you born in the 60’s and 70’s, his thirst was usually quenched with Budweiser, Miller Lite, or whatever he could get the most of for 10 bucks. Once in a while he would get crazy and have a St. Pauli Girl, Becks, or a Heineken. A fateful move to Flagstaff, Arizona started his love of Craft Beer and he also is known to make great food to pair with beer, including a mean Smoked Pulled Pork with Bleu Cheese Cole Slaw that lasts about 5 minutes when he brings it to a brewery.


Hikes and Hops: Maurice River Bluffs Reserve

Hikes and Hops: Maurice River Bluffs Reserve

While Covid-19 has put restrictions on our normal life it hasn’t affected 2 of my greatest pleasures, hiking and craft beer. Actually, I have done way more hiking, and maybe a little less drinking…maybe. I’m sure for most of you the last 10 months have been pretty rough. One thing that has always made me feel good and clears my head is hiking. There is nothing like being in the woods and taking deep breaths as you get farther away…

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Chimney Rustic Ales of Hammonton Opening 12/27/19

I recently got to sit down, and talk with the guys behind the New Jersey's newest brewery, Chimney Rustic Ales, opening in Hammonton the weekend of 12/27-12/29. Hammonton will once again be home to 3 breweries with Chimney filling…


‘Tis The Season

Do you feel it? The holiday season is upon us. Now that my children are older it has lost some of its luster, you might even say I have become a bit of a Grinch. I firmly put the…

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10 Questions with Zach & Dan of Gusto Brewing Company

When Gusto Brewing Company owners and co-founders Zach and Adriana Pashley looked for a place to build their brewery 1 year ago, they decided there’s no place like home. The married couple have lived in South Jersey their whole…

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Hidden River Brewing Company: A Great Beer Getaway

Some of the things my wife and I enjoy is traveling, hiking, and finding new and unique breweries. Our friends at Atco Brewing recommended we check out Hidden River Brewing Company which opened on July 15th 2015 in Douglassville,…