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1.5 Barrel Nanobrewery in the suburbs of Portland, OR. Producing high quality, hand crafted beer for the masses.
1.5 Barrel Nanobrewery in the suburbs of Portland, OR. Producing high quality, hand crafted beer for the masses.
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    1. Steve and Lisa Shropshire on November 13, 2011

      Dear Brian,
      Our humans told us about this great project and we have one big question....when you open your brewery will it be pug friendly. We have been told we are beer hounds (ahem- pugs).
      Woody & Angus

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      Michelle Miller on November 6, 2011

      Woo Hoo! It's come together! My pugs, Bella and Monkey are as excited SD I am. Also, my mother is excited I'll have another reason to come to PDX (where she lives). Congrats!

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      Brian Edom on November 5, 2011

      Not sure I'll ever get to taste it being in Virginia, but hope to see great success from another Oregon brewery! Plus the pug on the left looks a bit like our pug Squash!

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      Valerie Wright on November 5, 2011

      We are so going to make this happen! I love the level of involvement from a great cross-section of folks.

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      Sandy (wildohara) on October 24, 2011

      I am very excited for you! Good luck! You have my backing. I love Milwaukie & a good beer.

    6. J.G. Preston on October 19, 2011

      I'm a proud pug daddy and craft beer lover and I'm excited to back this project! We're in Northern California but we'll have to make a trip to Milwaukie if this woks out. Our pug Homer has a Facebook page and we're sharing the news there:

    7. Brian VanOrnum Creator on October 18, 2011

      You're a very smart man Rob and your priorities are amazingly in line with what everyone's should be. I'm proud of you! Thank you sir. Now go spread the word!

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      Rob Dennis on October 17, 2011

      On the one hand, I listen to NPR daily and I still haven't pledged money. On the other, I'm all the way across the country and contributing here. I actually do have my priorities right :)

    9. Stacy Baar on October 16, 2011

      I hope this works out for you! My husband and I are considering moving from Michigan to the Portland area next year and it would be awesome to get out there and know there's some great beer that we helped along :D

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      Cydney Ferguson-Brey on October 14, 2011

      Hooray! More small breweries! I just wish I could afford the $5,000 level, my dog needs a beer named after him.

    11. Brian VanOrnum Creator on October 10, 2011

      Thanks Blake and David. David, HBT post will be coming. Haven't posted over there much in the last year or so. Good time to head back. Blake, sounds like we're practically neighbors. In the Ardenwald area as well!

    12. Blake Huber on October 9, 2011

      Brian, kickstarter authorizes the pledge when it is made and that ties up my credit, so I'll be raising my pledge to at least 100.00 closer to the deadline!!!

      Best of luck w/your project - I'll be by as soon as you are 'open'!!!

      Blake - Milwaukie - Ardenwald Neighborhood

    13. David Rodriguez on October 7, 2011

      Hey Brian, I'm practically the furthest person in the continental U.S. backing this project but I see the need for more craft beer. I recognized your logo from HBT, I'm Fishindave07. Have you posted a thread about your project to get more support? Cheers, and good luck.