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What Makes a Great Brewery? Part Two – The Beer

South Jersey Beer Scene - Craft Beers that are about to be served

Last time we saw each other, we started to talk about what makes a great brewery. I gave my point of view about the taproom experience and some things that I look for when I visit breweries. I felt it an appropriate place to start and the proper leadup to this blog, which is all about the beer. In todays day and age of 8,000+ breweries in the US, its more important than ever to be putting out incredible beer…

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South Jersey Beer Scene - Top New Jersey Craft Beer Stories of 2019

Our Top New Jersey Craft Beer Stories of 2019

2019 was another significant year for craft beer in New Jersey. Looking back it could be argued that this year was the biggest year of change since the statutes in New Jersey were changed to allow for limited license…


‘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…

2019 SJBS Craft Beer Holiday Gift Guide

2019 Craft Beer Lover Holiday Gift Guide

The holidays are coming. These words should bring joy, but if you are like me it also gives you anxiety. I have to figure out what gifts to get my family and friends! Here is a list of some…

Inaugural Small Brewery Sunday on December 1, 2019

Celebrate Inaugural Small Brewery Sunday on December 1

Small Brewery Sunday encourages beer lovers to visit small and independent U.S. breweries in their communities and #SeekTheSeal. A new holiday celebrating small and independent craft breweries begins the Sunday following Thanksgiving – Small Brewery Sunday. The December 1,…

Hi from Ocean County - The 5 Best Beer Bars in Ocean County, New Jersey

5 Great Beer Bars in Ocean County New Jersey

Ocean County is the second largest county by area in New Jersey. It stretches from the Jersey Shore to the wilderness of the Pinelands to the busy Route 195 corridor, the unofficial border between South and North Jersey (or…