Congratulations to the Oregon Brewers Guild and director Brian Butenschoen for the continued success of the Guild and the SNOB (Supporter of Native Oregon Beer) campaign. Thanks to those who support craft beer in the Beaver State. Last weekend the Guild held a Fiesta/contest at Bailey’s Taproom to celebrate the induction of their 2500th member. Nick D. was the 2500th SNOB member. Nick won a lifetime SNOB membership. Woo hoo!
Have you signed up to show your support for the Oregon Brewers Guild? If not, you need to get on it today, because the Guild is responsible for protecting your beer from unjust taxes and helps to promote progression growth in the craft brew industry. Sign up today for a measly $20.00 and get:
* Current SNOB shirt
* An official SNOB membership card.
* Think Oregon Drink Oregon Bumper Sticker.
* “SNOB Stories” monthly e-mail newsletter
* Invitation to regional “Guild Gatherings”
* A “SNOB” T-shirt
* Discount on tickets on events.
*The feeling of knowing you are doing something righteous for craft brewers in Oregon.
Angelo grew up in Maine and is proud to call New England his original home. Cascadia is now his home. He fell in love with great beer in Oregon, Washington, and Northern California.
He has been a correspondent for the Portland Tribune's Guest on Tap column, LivePDX.com, and has been featured in publications such as Beer Northwest and PDX Magazine. Angelo also has a great interest in independent music, and has been a booker and organizer for shows around the Portland under the name Pop Tomorrow! Angelo garnered much knowledge regarding beer from his experiences homebrewing, working at Belmont Station, Pyramid Brewing, Upright Brewing, By the Bottle, Beer Revolution, Olde Depot Public House, Falling Sky Brewing, Cascade Brewing, and from many many knowledgeable, passionate, and loving people along the way. It is Angelo's mission to bring "infotainment" and "edumation" to the readers of this website. If you have any questions or comments, or would like to contribute, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org