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    New Jersey Beer & Food Festival

    • Jun 5, 2017

    • By:Nicole Fonzino

    BeerFest_2015_0010Crystal Springs Resort in Hamburg, New Jersey, is known for throwing extravagant festivities throughout the year including its upcoming New Jersey Beer & Food Festival, which will be the ideal weekend to send your father to as it’s Father’s Day Weekend. The highly anticipated festival will take place at the resort from Friday, June 16 to Sunday, June 18.

    Celebrating its ninth year, the New Jersey Beer & Food Festival will be bigger and better than ever, and Crystal Springs has a lot of fun activities in store for guests who will be attending the weekend festival. To kick off the annual Beer & Food Festival, Crystal Springs will be hosting a Chefs and Brews Dinner on Friday evening, which is the perfect present for father’s who are beer aficionados. Guests will be able to taste test more than 150 beers, which include premium selections such as Jersey Girl Brewing Co. Crystal Springs’ executive chef Anthony Bucco will handcraft a specialized menu that will pair with each dish. Dishes he is curating include his famous Mangalitsa Charcuterie with whisky-soaked cherries, Berkshire Pork Belly and Porcelet Porchetta. He will also be whipping up a specialized dessert for guests to end their night on a sweet note!

    On Saturday, Crystal Springs will be hosting a golf tournament on their award-winning  golf course called Brews & Birdies. The 18-hole tournament will host stops along the course for participants to again taste some craft beers. Afterwards, the annual Beer Festival will take place. Guests will not only try samplings from various beer vendors, but will also be able to eat grilled foods prepared by the Crystal Springs team. Items include grass-fed beef, lamb, free range chickens, rabbit and much more. Throughout the event, the popular cover band Lima Bean Riot will play their hit cover songs.

    To end the weekend festivities, Crystal Springs will be hosting a Brews Brunch on Sunday morning in its iconic Chef’s Garden for guests to experience the resort’s popular garden-to-table dining. Dishes will include their famous Wood-Fired Mushroom Frittata, Jerk Goffle Road Chicken and Smoked Berkshire Pork Shoulder, just to name a few.


    Tickets to the weekend festival are still available for purchase. Whether you want to attend or gift a ticket to your dad for Father’s Day, the New Jersey Beer & Food Festival is sure to be memorable. To purchase your tickets, please visit: http://www.crystalgolfresort.com/dine/beer-fest/.