Tag Archives: Brewpublic

Drink rare beer for Angelo tonight at Saraveza

It’s been awhile since I wrote about Brewpublic founder and beer blogger Angelo De Ieso’s medical condition and fundraising efforts, and in that time there have been a number of additional breweries and benefits in Portland and elsewhere helping to raise money for him. Tonight, Portland’s Saraveza is holding a special benefit and rare beer silent auction at their Bad Habit room from 5 to 9pm to help Angelo out. This is a public evening … Continue reading →

Killer Beer Week 2013

Today kicks off the 5th annual Killer Beer Week from Brewpublic (and to be honest I’m never sure if it should be “Killer Beer Week” or “KillerBeerWeek” in spelling, though it should be noted Angelo seems to prefer the space-less version), offering up some killer beer events from the 18th through the 27th—10 days of killer beer! This year it has expanded beyond the Portland area to include some events in Eugene, and it’s promising … Continue reading →

Help support Angelo De Ieso, one of beer blogging’s best

One of beer blogging’s best-known and most-loved figures,¬†Angelo De Ieso who founded one of my favorite beer blogs Brewpublic, was in the hospital recently where it was discovered he has a benign brain tumor. As scary as that is, because of the extended hospital stay, brain surgery, anti-seizure medications and more, Angelo has amassed over $200,000 in medical bills that have to come out-of-pocket as he doesn’t have medical insurance. This is where we get … Continue reading →

Killer Beer Week

It’s hard to believe that the excellent Brewpublic blog is only four years old, which is surely a testament to how essential it’s become for the Oregon (and overall) beer blog scene. Its proprietor and editor,¬†Angelo De Ieso II, is a tireless crusader for craft beer and is overall one of the nicest people I’ve met on this whole beer blogging journey thing, and as a celebration of the fourth anniversary of Brewpublic, Angelo has … Continue reading →

Killer Beers of Bend (in Portland)

The Brewpublic blog is turning two this month, and they’re celebrating by holding “KillerBeerWeek” later this month—and it starts out with Killer Beers of Bend at The Beermongers bottle shop and micro bar on October 20th. Starting at 5pm, you’ll be able to taste some of the fine beers of Bend that you may not otherwise see elsewhere—the full list was forwarded by Angelo, and it’s after the jump. And, big congrats all around to … Continue reading →