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CHECHIL USA: Smoked, Braided, String-Cheese Snack

A project in Port Washington, NY by Sergy Yurkin

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Experience and enjoy our delicious Cheese Snack by pairing it with your favorite Beer. Expand your snacking possibilities!
Backers: 604
Average Pledge Per Backer: $45

Funded: $27,205 of $12,000
Dates: May 6th -> Jun 12th (37 days)
Project By: Sergy Yurkin
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Latest News

I bought cheese on the Internet for #FoodPornFriday

A little while back a good online friend of mine, +Brad Murray, posted a picture on google+ of some cheese he was snaking on. It was posted with this comment: "I am eating smoked Turkish string cheese with beer, just as they do in Russian bars." Cheese meant to be eaten along with beer that looked really damn good. I just had to find out more. (Read More)


June 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Backers and Supporters, Today is our last day on Kickstarter and we have officially reached our stretch goal. Surpassing our stretch goal of $26,000 and having over 600 backers gave us a tremendous amount of confidence in Chechil. Your... (Read More)


June 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Backers and Supporters, THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU! It's been an amazing month and we are down to our last few days and very close to our stretch goal. Many of you have been asking about an add-on option for more Chechil Cheese. If you... (Read More)

Happy Memorial Day! (New T-shirt Alternative)

May 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Backers and Supporters, First of all, we would like to wish you a happy Memorial Day Weekend and wish everyone a great summer ahead. We are also happy to announce that we have reached a 20K milestone with two weeks ahead!!! To celebrate this,... (Read More)

Halfway Through

May 24th - via: kickstarter.com
It's been an incredible journey so far here on Kickstarter, and it's all thanks to you. We would like to update you guys on our recent activities. Since we have reached our initial goal, we have been on the road a lot in search for the perfect... (Read More)


May 12th - via: kickstarter.com
This has been a truly amazing week thanks to you backers and supporters! We have reached our goal of $12,000 and it is all thanks to you. In order to show our appreciation, we have decided to make a new stretch goal of $26,000 and new rewards.  We... (Read More)

THANK YOU!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

May 9th - via: kickstarter.com
First of all we would like to thank you guys for your amazing support!!! It's been an amazing four days since we launched the project. Every time I get an email with a new backer alert, it makes my day. We are excited and anxious to start making... (Read More)

Euro Bar Food Comes To America

May 9th - via: hotonkickstarter.com
Here’s a hot Kickstarter that we think will definitely make the grade. Launched on May 6, this campaign runs until June 12 and is already within reach of its goal of $12,000 with 144 backers and $8,737 in funding so far. This campaign features professional-quality video production, although obviously on a budget, and an excellent showcase of the planned product, Chechil cheese (long, stringy cheese popular in Russian bars) braided into thumb-sized snacks. (Read More)

CHECHIL USA String Cheese Snack

May 8th - via: instash.com
Anyone ever heard of checil? Unfortunately, we hadn’t until now. Thanks to CHECHIL USA, the smoked, braided string cheese snack from Armenia and Anatolia will finally give American audiences a chance to try it out. From project leader Sergy Yurkin comes this salty, cheesy, low fat item that — if it’s as good as it looks — no bar snack selection should be without. (Read More)

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