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ALCHEMA: Turn Fruit into Personalized Craft Cider

A project in San Francisco, CA by ALCHEMA

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Make your own delicious craft cider at home from fresh fruit. Explore creative flavor combos with your friends and family.
Backers: 899
Average Pledge Per Backer: $383

Funded: $344,232 of $80,000
Dates: Jul 26th -> Sep 9th (45 days)
Project By: ALCHEMA
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Latest News

Final countdown + peach ginger cider finished!

September 8th - via:
Dear Alchema backers,     We can hardly believe there are only 5 hours left in our Kickstarter campaign! It has been a very fun and exciting ride. We learned so much and so inspired by all the comments and messages from you. Remember we... (Read More)

Final stretch goal $300K unlocked. New function added!

September 5th - via:
Dear Alchema backers,   The final stretch goal has been unlocked! (mental high five for that!) We’ve raised over $300K thanks to the kind support from 800+ of you!.   Alchema now has a progress indicator that tells you how much percentage your... (Read More)

Start to develop the new recipes + "Prototype Gallery" released!

August 25th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Exclusive demo video - How Alchema works!

August 19th - via:
Dear Alchema backers,  Can’t believe we are halfway through our campaign with over 700 of you who believe in Alchema! We are so thankful for all the enthusiasm from this family. You are the reason why we wake up and get to work everyday! Since... (Read More)

$200K reached!!! 5 additional recipes unlocked and next goal announcement

August 6th - via:
Dear Alchema backers, The $200K stretch goal was achieved in just 4 days!! Thanks again for your strong support! As promised, we will add 5 extra recipes when you download the Alchema app! We really enjoyed seeing many of you comment to contribute... (Read More)

Next stretch goal: MORE RECIPES!

August 3rd - via:
Dear Alchema backers,  Thank you for contributing to our mission! We reached the first 150K stretch goal lastnight!  Our next stretch goal is hitting $200K. If we get there, we'll build out 5 EXTRA really cool craft cider recipes with Alchema on... (Read More)

Gotcha, 150K stretch goal! Android App available now!

August 3rd - via:
Dear Alchema backers, YEEEEEEEEEES! We nailed the first stretch goal together! That’s AWESOME! Jump from where you are! Now you can enjoy the fun of creating your own craft cider no matter your phone is iOS or Android!  Please share this exciting... (Read More)

Cheers to our 400+ Alchema backers!

August 2nd - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)


July 29th - via:
Dear Alchema backers, Wow! We are so excited to announce that Alchema has successfully reached its $80,000 Kickstarter goal! Each and every one of you is now an important part of the community we’re building, and we could not have done this without... (Read More)


July 27th - via:
Dear Alchema backers, YAY! We are happy to announce that Alchema has been funded over 50% on the first day! Each and every one of you is now an important part of our craft cider making family, and we could not have done this without you!  So here's... (Read More)

We've launched!!!

July 26th - via:
Hello World, We couldn’t be more excited about launching Alchema on Kickstarter! Thanks so much for all the support from friends and family from the very beginning throughout every little steps we took! To help you with any questions you may have,... (Read More)

The latest brewing gadget turns fruit into cider in less than two weeks

July 26th - via:
There are few things finer on a baking hot British summer (Read More)

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