Born from the dream of a homebrewing fanatic, Climax Brewing Company brewed its first beer, an Extra Special Bitter (ESB), on February 27, 1996. After two years of diligence and hard work, Dave Hoffmann, joined by his dad, Kurt Hoffmann, finally saw their dreams become reality. Tours and Tastings: Every Friday 5:30PM to 8:30PM
Located in Berkeley Heights, NJ, Trap Rock Restaurant& Brewery opened its doors 1997 and combines seasonal craft brews with seasonal, local and sustainable American regional and gastropub fare. Trap Rock Restaurant offers a working microbrewery and a comfortable European ski lodge atmosphere.