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SJ Beer Scene Summer Beer Picks

June 24, 2022 at 7:00:00 AM

Fresh off the presses! What are your favorite Summer Beers? Here is what our panel of experts from all around New Jersey think.

Best breweries at the Jersey Shore

June 15, 2021 at 4:00:00 AM

Slack Tide is a drinker’s brewery. A meat-and-potatoes kind of place, where the beer is cold and strong. The brewery, which opened in 2015, has been carefully built by its brother-owners into an award-winning enterprise

NJ Breweries Lend a Hand Amid COVID 19 Downturn

May 11, 2020 at 4:00:00 AM

The project has seen a big response so far, with over 700 breweries worldwide announcing their participation. 47 of those are scattered throughout New Jersey’s diverse landscape and while tap rooms remain closed due to an Executive Order from the Governor, breweries throughout the state are offering curbside and delivery sales in the meantime.

Slack Tide Brewing Co. Wims our 2019 Craft beer Madness Competition

March 26, 2019 at 4:00:00 AM

After four weeks of tough competition, New Jersey Monthly readers have crowned an underdog, Slack Tide Brewing Co., as New Jersey’s top craft brewery in the magazine’s 2019 Jersey Craft Beer Madness Competition.

10 Must-Try Fall Beers from NJ Breweries

October 16, 2016 at 4:00:00 AM

Leaves are falling, pumpkins are being picked, football is back on T.V. You ceremoniously dust off your favorite hoodie and zipping it up feels like the warm embrace of a dear old friend. Pumpkin spiced everything is everywhere. It’s fall in New Jersey . . .

Brews Brothers: Slack Tide Brewing Co. Opens in Clermont

May 30, 2016 at 4:00:00 AM

When I first started writing the craft-beer column in 2011, Cape May Brewing and Tuckahoe Brewing Co. were paving the way as the first craft breweries in Cape May County. Though New Jersey is the 11th most populous state, there is still a lot of catching up to do when it comes to the number of breweries per capita compared to other states....

Slack Tide Brewing Co Receives Limited Brewers License from NJABC

November 16, 2015 at 5:00:00 AM

Clermont, NJ – Slack Tide Brewing Company announced today that it received its Limited Brewers License from the New Jersey ABC. This license will allow the company to operate a brewery and provide beer tastings along with brewery tours at their location on Route 83 in Clermont, New Jersey. The company is one of just two licensed breweries located in Cape May County.

Shore Craft Beer Industry Riding a Second Wave

There’s a beer explosion underway at the Jersey Shore. Wait, that sounds like a disastrous attempt at home brewing. Maybe we could go with a tidal wave of beer – tie it in with the whole beach thing?

Craft Beer Friday with TDMS

June 21, 2021 at 4:00:00 AM

We were interviewed by WJSE Radio Station. They put shot a live video of the interview

Alexis Drinks at Slack Tide Brewery

June 10, 2021 at 4:00:00 AM

On this episode Alexis is joined by Jason Campbell of Slack Tide Brewing Company in Clermont, NJ. Filmed late last fall with a few cameos from other South Jersey Breweries, Alexis and Jason talk beer and sip on some pretty great suds!

South Jersey brewery wins NJ Brewery of the Year in International Beer Competition

March 6, 2020 at 5:00:00 AM

And mighty proud, as the brewery took home New Jersey Brewery of the Year, as well as two gold medals, from the 9th annual New York International Beer Competition.

Slack Tide Wins GABF Bronze Medal

September 22, 2018 at 4:00:00 AM

We are very excited to announce that our Avalon Amber Ale won a bronze medal at this years Great American Beer festival. Held every year in Denver Colorado GABF is often referred to as the Super Bowl of beers. With over 168 entries in the American Amber Ale Category we were humbled to find out our beer placed third. Thanks for your continued support.

South Jersey Beers Come Up Big in Brew-Vitational's Biggest Competition Yet

June 2, 2016 at 4:00:00 AM

There is a beauty to the meritocracy of a blind beer tasting. There's no slick marketing to influence decisions. No brand loyalty tugging at judges' sympathies. At The Inquirer's seventh annual Brew-vitational competition for local beers, our biggest yet with 64 entries from 35 breweries divided into two categories...

22 of the Best Summer Craft Beers Brewed in NJ

May 27, 2016 at 4:00:00 AM

With the weather finally starting to warm up in the great Garden State, it’s only natural that we beer lovers start to seek out lighter, more refreshing styles. Styles that align with our rekindled love for all things summer...

First Draft: Craft Beer Down the Shore

January 16, 2001 at 5:00:00 AM

There's still a couple weeks left in summer, which means there's still time to take a trip down the shore. I usually get to the beach at least once every summer, sometimes twice if I'm lucky. In recent years, I've tried to fit in a trip to a local brewery while at the beach. This year, during my annual trip to North Wildwood, N.J., I visited Slack Tide Brewing Co. in Clermont, N.J., about 20 minutes from Wildwood.

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Slack Tide Brewing Company Still Reeling Them in After First Year

Like many home brewers, brothers Jason and Tadhg Campbell dreamed of having their own brewery. Now after over a year in business, it’s sometimes hard for them to believe that their dream has become a reality.

New Jersey Has The Best Craft Beer, And These 9 Breweries Prove It

June 16, 2021 at 4:00:00 AM

We were delightly to be highlighted as a Best of Craft Beer in NJ

Top 16 Places to Drink Beer in New Jersey

June 6, 2020 at 4:00:00 AM

There once was a bumper sticker that read, “New Jersey and you – perfect together!” That line still holds true today. New Jersey is a state with a smorgasbord of points of interest for people of all ages. New Jersey’s famed highlights include the...

On The Water

February 21, 2020 at 5:00:00 AM

Depicted, in a simple and elegant three-color print, is the image of a party boat so stuffed with anglers it resembles a porcupine. It conjures up notions of clam juice, day-drinking, yammering know-it alls, and tangles so fierce they must be cut and re-tied. (Man I love partyboats!)....

2017 Best of Craft Beer Awards

January 30, 2017 at 5:00:00 AM

Knockdown Black IPA takes Bronze Medal at the Best of Craft Beer Awards in Bend Oregon.

Brew-vitational 2016: The winners - 3 Champs, 2 Divisions

June 2, 2016 at 4:00:00 AM

Of the 64 beers from 35 breweries on The Inquirer's tasting table, judges crowned three champs in two categories: the "new" beers of 2016, and "sour" beers in various styles

Taste Some Slack Tide

April 29, 2016 at 4:00:00 AM

Avalon Amber is from Slack Tide Brewing Company in Cape May County! Mike, of The Mike Show on SoJO 104.9 reviews beers from South Jersey, Philadelphia, and the world in 2 minutes

Slack Tide is Reeling Them In

Slack Tide Brewing, located at 1072 Route 83 in Clermont, Cape May County, opened about two weeks ago to anxious supporters who filled the new taproom and brewing area.

2016 Critics Choice Award

Slack Tide Brewing Co. (Cape May, New Jersey): So new it almost squeaks, Slack Tide won the Philadelphia Inquirer “Brew-vitational” competition (I was lucky to be a judge!) with a Belgian Blonde, and subsequent tastings have convinced me they’re for real. New Jersey is coming along as a craft-beer–friendly state, and several new breweries there are worth a visit.

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