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Roughtail Brewing seeks your help to build canning line

by Nick Trougakos Published: December 19, 2012
Here’s the scoop: Roughtail Brewing wants to be build a canning line and they want $30,000 to do it.

As of this post, they have $1,170 raised and they have only 26 days to raise the rest. And, they want you to pay for it. Sort of.

Oklahoma’s newest brewers — they expect to be producing in January — are taking a novel approach to generate the funds to pay for a canning set-up.

Roughtail has started a Kickstarter campaign, which is essentially an Internet fund drive that offers swag in exchange for your donation to the cause. (And some of the swag, especially the hand-blown-glass beer stein, is pretty sweet.)

You can read all about it by clicking on this link.

Have questions about Kickstarter? I did, and I read up on it right here.

Be sure to check out the video as well, if for nothing more than the outtakes at the end.

by Nick Trougakos
Local Editor
Local Editor Nick Trougakos has been with The Oklahoman since 2002. Trougakos covered the military, federal agencies and courts before becoming an editor in 2005. Prior to joining The Oklahoman, Trougakos was a reporter for the Oklahoma City...
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