2014 Best of Show Prize:

Tap Handle Trophy from Freehand Custom Carvings and opportunity to brew the winning recipe with Krogh's Brewpub in Sparta.  Your beer will be released commercially in the pub in Summer 2015!

2nd and 3rd place BOS winners will receive additional prizes!


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

Medal and possible additional prizes from the list below, especially if you attend the Awards Ceremony!





Judges and Volunteers:

ALL volunteers will receive prizes from the list below during a free raffle on judging day. Volunteers may request one free admission to the Awards Ceremony at the NJ State Fair (tickets will be distributed at the judging session). Stewards will receive T-shirts (courtesy of The Mohawk House)




Beer Entrants:

All entrants may request a free admission to the NJ State Fair for the awards ceremony: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your name and mailing address to request ticket after you have paid for your entries before the end of the drop-off period, 12 July 2014.



Raffle Prizes for Winners and Volunteers:

To see the amazing trove of prizes that were donated and awarded by our generous sponsors last year, check out Prizes for NJSF Competition Winners and Volunteers - 2013.

Here's our growing list of 2014 prizes and sponsors:


thirstyQuaker$300 in Gift Certificates from The Thirsty Quaker Homebrew Shop (Jersey City, NJ)







Brewing Tool LOGO SmallA Beer Box ($200 value) from Brewing Tools (online)






1 x $25 and 2 x $10 Gift Certificates and 4 Fermentation Buckets from love2brew Homebrew (North Brunswick, NJ)






2 tickets to Oktoberfest buffet and beer tasting ($150 value) at Ninety Acres (Peapack, NJ)





blichmannA Beer Gun ($75 value), Brewing Gloves and 2 Quick Disconnects from Blichmann Engineering





ShepNKnuckLogo$100 in Gift Certificates from The Shepherd and Knucklehead ( Haledon, NJ)







beerSmith5 Beersmith Software Licenses ($28 value) from Beersmith Brewing Software







North Jersey HomebrewGifts from North Jersey Homebrew (Sparta, NJ)






Two $50 gift certificates for CO2 Tank Refills from Bridy Sales and Leasing (Paterson, NJ)






2 x $25 Gift Certificates and Insulated 6-pack, Growler, and Bottle Holders from Homebrewstuff (Online)





brewersApprentice$50 Gift Certificates from Brewers Apprentice (Freehold, NJ)






flyingfish$50 Gift Certificate from Flying Fish Brewery (Somerdale, NJ)






dogcask$50 Gift Certificate from The Dog and Cask Craft Pub (Rochelle Park, NJ)






$50 Gift Certificate from Fegley's Breworks (Allentown and Bethlehem, PA)








Homebrew Kit from Brooklyn Brewshop (Brooklyn, NY)





Gift Basket from Carton Brewing (Atlantic Highlands, NJ)






Gift Basket from Captain Lawrence Brewing (Tarrytown, NY)







capeMay2 Tour/Tasting Tickets, Growler with Fill, Glass from Cape May Brewing (Cape May, NJ)







cloverleafStainless Steel Growler, Gift Card from Cloverleaf Tavern (Caldwell, NJ)







KroghsGift Certificates and Pint Glasses from Kroghs Brewpub (Sparta, NJ)






hbcoGift Bucket from Hunterdon Brewing (Whitehouse Station, NJ)





Memberships and Gifts from New Jersey Craft Beer (NJ)







village idiotGrowler with 3 Fill Tokens, Shirt, Pint Glass from Village Idiot Brewing (Mount Holly, NJ)






vault$20 Gift Card from Vault Brewing (Yardly, PA)








23 Packs of Powdered Brewers Wash, Starsan Sanitizer from Five Star Chemicals




6 Jars of Briess Malt specialty grains (WI)





bronxBreweryShirts and Hat from The Bronx Brewery (Bronx, NY)





5 Yeast Coupons, Brewmaster Game, Yeast Posters, and Shirts from White Labs Yeast (CA)







4 Backpacks, Keychains, and Yeast Coupons from Wyeast (OR)






beerWorld3 Growlers from Beer World (New Windsor, NY)







garys6 Beer Glasses in Wooden Case from Gary's Wine (Madison, Bernardsville, Wayne, NJ)





boaksShirt and Glassware from Boaks Beer (Pompton Lakes, NJ)






Swag from Kane Brewing (Ocean, NJ)






Glassware and Shirts from Weyerbacher Brewery (Easton, PA)





angryErikGifts from Angry Erik Brewing (Lafayette, NJ)







Mohawk HouseT-Shirts from The Mohawk House (Sparta, NJ)