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Taste The Future: Cricket Baking Flours & Top Chef Cookbook

A project in New York, NY by Seek Food

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Boost your health with our cricket protein flours and world-class cookbook, so you can cook with crickets like the nation's top chefs!
Backers: 505
Average Pledge Per Backer: $106

Funded: $53,372 of $25,000
Dates: Jul 9th -> Aug 8th (30 days)
Project By: Seek Food
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Latest News

Finish Line!

August 8th - via:
Thank you, together, we did it! We are so appreciative to the 505 backers who helped us raise 213% of our goal! With  $53,372 in fresh funding, we can bring our project to life!  Now, it's time for us to get down to business. We will immediately... (Read More)

Gary Vee Video + Recipe Sneak Peek

August 7th - via:
We have less than 19 hours to go,and we could really use your help, but don't just listen to us about that, hear what Gary Vaynerchuk, Founder and CEO, VaynerMedia, bestselling author, speaker and internet personality has to say: You'll need an... (Read More)

We hit $50K + new rewards unlocked!

August 5th - via:
Thanks to YOU and over 400 other backers, we passed our $50K stretch goal. That means that everyone who pledged over $10 will get one of our amazing eco-stickers! Now, what you've all been waiting for, our next challenge-- can we pass our next... (Read More)

Ready for Pink Paleo Crepes?

August 3rd - via:
You Have Major Deliciousness Waiting For You,  like these pink paleo crepes that @healthnutterbutter made using our Paleo Cricket Flour. And get ready, because in addition to our cookbook, we will feature recipes on our website from users around the... (Read More)

Let's Party + Have You Heard The News?

July 27th - via:
Calling all New Yorkers, we are having a party and you are invited!Come cool off with us on August 1st at 6:30 pm at our rooftop pool party at the Williamsburg Hotel! We are excited to get our community together to celebrate the final week of our... (Read More)

Join Us Live Today at 12p EST

July 23rd - via:
Let's Hang Out and Chat CricketsToday, July 23, at 12p EST we are hosting our first Instagram live session. We invite our backers and larger community to come together where we'll talk about cricket nutrition and global sustainability. Curious about... (Read More)

New Chefs Added + We're In Bon Appetit

July 16th - via:
More Chefs means More Recipes for You!Today, we are beyond honored to add three new incredible chefs to our growing team of culinary professionals who will all be contributing a recipe to our cookbook.  Carrie Baird, Alison Roman and Evan Hanczor... (Read More)

Backer-only Blueberry PB Banana Bread Recipe from Chef Laura Lea

July 13th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

We're Having a Party + You're Invited!

July 11th - via:
Let's Celebrate our Kickstarter Launch Together! We want to allow our amazing community to try some of our chef recipe contributions and enjoy a panel discussion on cricket protein. The event will take place next Tuesday, July 17th at Ludlow House... (Read More)

New Stretch Goals Unlocked!

July 10th - via:
As promised, because trust is everything, we are happy to share our new stretch goals with you! Our team is still glowing from all your incredible support yesterday! We sailed past our goal in just 7 hours! Now we’re dreaming bigger and can't... (Read More)

We did it - we reached our initial goal!

July 9th - via:
We crushed our goal in less than 24 hours, thanks to YOU!Now, we are trying to reach $50K! Tomorrow, we will announce more about our stretch goals and unlock new rewards. But for now, here is a little teaser to our cookbook cover. What do you think?... (Read More)

90% Funded + Our First Press

July 9th - via:
THANK YOU!!!Wow, we are blown away! Seriously, I can't thank you, our earliest bakers, enough! With your help and belief we are crushing our goal and are now 90% funded! We are so close to reaching our full goal on day 1! When we do, we will unlock... (Read More)

Seek Launches Kickstarter for Its New Line of Cricket Flours

July 9th - via:
Founded by Robyn Shapiro (a former marketing executive with Ralph Lauren), Seek has created all-purpose, gluten-free, and Paleo blended flours, all of which it says can be used cup for cup in any recipe using flour. Sean Sherman, Elena Reygadas, Alison Roman, and others contributed recipes. (Read More)

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