The Brew Crew: Our Expert Panel

Our list of the top New Jersey craft brewers is based on a vote by these 16 New Jersey beer experts.

Tom Broderick
Store manager, Joe Canal’s Discount Liquor Outlet, Iselin.

Michael deSimone
Morris Tap & Grill, Randolph; Tap & Table, Clark.

Brian Estrafalholte
General manager, Gusto Grill, East Brunswick.

Tony Forder
Editor-in-Chief, Ale Street News.

Mark Haynie
Correspondent, Mid-Atlantic Brewing News/co-author, New Jersey Breweries (Stackpole Books, 2008).

Jon Henderson
President,/executive producer, Good Time Tricycle Productions/Atlantic City Beer & Music Festival.

Bryan Kolesar
Blogger, The Brew Lounge; author, Beer Lover’s Mid-Atlantic (Rowman & Littlefield, 2015).

Matthew Marks
Manager, Keg & Kitchen, Haddon Township.

John Mirsch
Craft beer manager, Joe Canal’s Discount Liquor Outlet, Egg Harbor Township.

Chris Morris
Author, North Jersey Beer (The History Press, 2015).

Ryan Mould
Beer blogger.

Tara Nurin
Correspondent, New Jersey Monthly.

Bob Probert
Beer writer.

Jay Reilly
Director of customer services, Craft Nation.

Dana Russo
Bartender and certified cicerone, Cloverleaf Tavern, West Caldwell.

Melissa Surach
Manager, the Thirsty Quaker: Homebrew Suppliers, Jersey Citythe Thirsty Quaker: Homebrew Suppliers, Jersey City.

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