The NJSFHC is thankful to all of the businesses who provide a treasure trove of prizes for our winners, judges, and volunteers.  Take a look at our list of sponsors and be sure to say thanks by patronizing their businesses.  This year we gave out over $4,000 worth of prizes.


2019 Best of Show Prizes:

The Best of Show Gold winner receives a Tap Handle Trophy from local artist Dave Pasake (you can find his unique taphandles at North Jersey Homebrew). 2nd and 3rd place BOS winners will receive additional great prizes! 


The Best Of Show (beer) brewer wins the opportunity to brew the winning recipe with Krogh's Brewpub in Sparta. Your beer will be released commercially in the pub in Summer 2020!  See below for prizes for best Mead and Cider.







1st, 2nd, 3rd Place Winners in each Category:

1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in all categories receive a medal, as well as possible additional prizes from the list below, especially if you attend the Awards Ceremony!


Special Awards:

JerseyGirlJersey Pride! The Jersey Pride (beer) winner will be invited to brew the winning recipe with Jersey Girl Brewing in Hackettstown.





Judges and Volunteers:NJSF Logo Large Text

ALL volunteers will receive prizes from the list below during a free raffle on judging day. Volunteers will receive admission to the Awards Ceremony at the NJ State Fair (tickets will be distributed at the judging session).  

Hot Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner will be provided to all volunteers on Judging Day. 




Raffle Prizes for Winners and Volunteers 2019:



bootlegbiology.pngYeast Wrangling Kit, stickers from Bootleg Biology ()











Brooklyn Brewshop.jpgUnicorn IPA ingredient mix 1 gallon beer kit from Brooklyn Brew Shop (Brooklyn, NY)







harvestmoon.jpgTwo $15 gift certificates from Harvest Moon Brewery & Cafe ()










imperial.jpgStickers, posters, vouchers from Imperial Yeast ()











Cask and Kettle.jpgSack of grain, t-shirt, stickers from Cask & Kettle Homebrew (Boonton, NJ)












whiteLabs.pngPosters, Swag bags, vouchers from White Labs (












omega.jpgOmega Yeast Swag from Omega Yeast ()












Kroghs.pngMajor Brewery Sponsorship from Krogh's Brewpub (Sparta, NJ)






ych.pngLarge Swag donation: Cups, hops, hats, stickers, bottle openers, grinders from YCH Hops (












Briess.jpgHat, T-shirt, 4Malt analysis sheets, 12 - Large malt analysis posters from Briess Malt & Ingredients Co. (








beerandbody.jpgHat, stickers, rubber bracelets, cozie, pin, phone credit card holder from Beer&Body craft beer girls ()







gunhill.jpgGun Hill gear and tasting room gift card from Gun Hill Brewing ()










czigmeister.jpgGrowler, hat, shirt, stickers, pins, bracelets , glasses from Czig Meister ()












ldcarlson.jpgGrapefruit Shandy mix - 5 gallons Blood Orange Saison kit - 5 gallons Pale Ale kit - 1 gallon Centennial hop pellets - 1 lbs Avangard Malz (German 2 row) - 10 lbs Goldswaen Hell Caramel malts (8L) - 1lbs Goldswaen Classic malts (40L) - 1lbs Goldswaen Brown Supreme malts (105L) - 1lbs from LD Carlson Company ()











departedsoles.pngGlasses and stickers from Departed Soles (Jersey City, NJ)








ghosthawk.jpegGlass, Shirt, Coasters, Magazines from Ghost Hawk Brewing Company ()












TwoRoads.pngGift sets including glasses, koozies, keychains from Two Roads Brewing (Stratford, CT)







Kane.pngFour baseball hats, three gift certificates and a tin logo sign from Kane Brewing Co. (Ocean Twp, NJ)











brewsssential.pngBrewsssiphon Basic Kit with Carboy Sleeve and Spring Clip from BrewSSSential (






newage.jpgBrewSavor Superthane and coozies from New Age Industries ()






JerseyGirl.pngBrewery Sponsorship, swag apparel, coasters from Jersey Girl ()







hackensack.pngBrewery Sponsorship, hats, glass, Growler from Hackensack Brewing Company ()










Alementary.pngBrewery Sponsorship, 11 pounds of Eukanot hops from Alementary Brewing (Hackensack, NJ)













manSkirt.pngBrewery sponsorship, $25 gift card, shirt from Man Skirt Brewing (Hackettstown, NJ)













fortnonsense.pngBrewery Sponsorship from Fort Nonsense ()












cypress.jpgBrewery Sponsorship from Cypress ()












Blichmann.jpgBeer gun; BrewVision; Three t-shirts (2 Blichmann, 1 Anvil); Two 1/2" quick connector barbs; Hat with bottle opener in the brim; Anvil small digital scale; Anvil stainless brewing spoon; Anvil stainless mash paddle; Two Bottle opener/keg post wrench combo; Long cuff rubber gloves; Three pint glass cozies; Stickers; Beer Geek pocket protector from Blichmann Engineering (






Alchemist.jpgAlchemist Gift Bag: Baseball Hat, size L t-shirt, 2 - coasters, 2 - stickers, tall boy coozie, Hot sauce from The Alchemist (Waterbury, VT)














thirstyQuaker.png6 $25 gift cards from Thirsty Quaker (Jersey City, NJ)












beerSmith.jpg5 Gold one-year gift codes for my BeerSmith from BeerSmith Brewing Software (












riverHorse.jpg4 Tour passes & 4 Stickers from River Horse Brewing Co. (Ewing, NJ)






bolerosnort.jpg4 glasses and 4 cozies from Bolero Snort Brewery ()












FiveStar.png24 - 1lb PBW, 24 - 8oz Star San, 3 - pens, 2 - smartphone grips, 2 - pins from Five Star Chemicals (






2 beer bong dispensers from Erik Wembacher ()






angryErik.jpg10 drawstring bags containing $10 gift certificate, bottle caps and logo plastic cups from Angry Erik Brewing (Lafayette, NJ)











NJ_Craft_Beer_Card.png1 NJCB 2019 Membership from New Jersey Craft Beer (Club) (












northerBrewer.jpg1 $50, 4 $25, 5 $10 giftcards from Northern Brewer (






grogTag2.jpg$50 gift certificate from GrogTag (







blindtiger.png$50 gift card from Blind Tiger Ale House ()






flyingfish.jpg$50 Gift Card from Flying Fish (Somerdale, NJ)












paragon.png$50 gift card from Paragon Tap & Table (Clark, NJ)












flounder.png$25 gift certificate and stickers from Flounder Brewing Co. ()









$25 gift card and sticker from Pinelands Brewing Co. ()











office.png$25 Gift Card from The Office Tavern Grill ()







MidwestSupplies.jpg Two $25 gift cards from Midwest Supplies (







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