Top 10 crowd-funded beer projects6th February, 2014 by Lauren May
Crowd-funding is an internet phenomenon that has boomed in recent years with sites such as Kickstarter generating millions to start up all kinds of creative businesses.
An array of beer-themed projects were funded by the site in 2013 with Kickstarter users donating millions of dollars to dozens of projects.
The idea is simple – pitch your business to an online audience in the hope that people will take it into their hearts and donate funds.
In 2013 three million people pledged $480 million to Kickstarter projects funding more than 19,000 ideas.
Here we round up a few of the beer-based Kickstarter projects that attracted full funding in 2013, with projects ranging from a pocked beer-bottle chiller to a craft-beer bakery.
Scroll through to see some of the highest funded beer projects of 2013…