Feb, 2019 Update
Hello Kickstarter supporters,
Yes, it's us, Steven, Joy and John. We recognize the only thing worse than you not having your units is us not communicating. We kept putting off... Read more
TempehSure Sept 2018 Update
Hi Kickstarter Supporters,
We must apologize for such a long bit of silence sense our last update. It was not for a lack of inactivity, we have continued our tireless... Read more
Protein POD Update, May 2018
Dear TempehSure Kickstarter supporters,
We are on the 5-yard line and working hard to get this project in the end zone. Progress may seem slow but it is moving. In... Read more
First Quarter 2018 Update
Hello to our wonderful KickStarter folks!
We have made a lot of 'learning mistakes' on this project--- we call them that because as with the majority of KickStarter projects, these... Read more
Sorry for not getting an update out last month. Our office is in Ventura California and as you may have heard, our community was tragically hit by fire. All of... Read more
Final Production Prototype
We are excited to show you the final Protein Pod prototype. It fits nicely on a kitchen counter. Note, the timer is not turned on in these photos.
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We got Pictures
Yes, it's real!
We are so excited to show you pictures of the Protein Pod.
These puppies are now being fitted with internal cable connections and insulation, they will... Read more
TempehSure Sept. Update
Hi TempehSure Supporters,
YIKES! This poor poor POD specimen is one of the past prototypes that we handed over to a test site and said, "Make tempeh everyday and don't... Read more
Check Out TempehSure's Control Panel
Wow! There’s been a meaningful evolution in the TempehSure Protein Pod’s control panel from our early days to today. Check them out in this short video from John.
Taking You Inside the Protein Pod
As promised! Here is the first of 3 video shorts on the inner workings of the TempehSure Protein Pod from our own John Silva. In this video, John takes you... Read more
Joshuah Kuttenkuler had great feedback for us on our latest Kickstarter update. (Thanks, Joshuah!) I wanted to share info about our process and timing that Joshuah asked about with all... Read more
A Message From TempehSure's John Silva
The long and winding road. The Beatles sang about it, and we’re experiencing it with the TempehSure Protein Pod. We appreciate having you along on this journey with us and... Read more
Made in the USA
In our April update, we shared the latest rendering of the TempehSure Protein Pod with the inside of the appliance in full view. Now we're excited to announce that the... Read more
Researching the Probiotic-Gut Connection
What’s going on in our guts? The DuPuis Group and its venture TempehSure are sponsors of the Slow Food Microbiome Project researching whether adding artisan fermented foods to people’s diets... Read more
We wanted to keep you posted on the evolution of the TempehSure Protein Pod. Here's the latest rendering with the inside of the appliance in full view. The industrial design... Read more
When you receive your TempehSure Protein Pod later this year, or purchase our proprietary starter culture now, you’ll notice it says “G Approved.” You might wonder what that’s all about. ... Read more
Tempeh-Making Tip: Using a Blowdryer!
We spotted John of our TempehSure team making a batch of chana dal tempeh and quickly grabbed our phone to capture the moment. Here he's drying the legumes with his... Read more
Let’s Start Getting Cultured!
As we work on the TempehSure Protein Pod, we have also been fine-tuning our propriety TempehSure Organic Starter Culture made with Rhizopus Oligosporus (RO). We are excited to announce that... Read more
The Future: TempehSure's Protein Pod
Joy, John and I would like to thank you for your continued support of the TempehSure Protein Pod and for your patience. We expected to ship the appliance first quarter... Read more
T-shirt Update & Happy New Year!
Watch your mailboxes! Your T-shirt Thank Your gift and recipes will be arriving soon.
To all our Kickstarter supporters, we wish you a very happy and healthy New Year!
Parts of the Solution
There we were in the recent meeting with our new industrial design team, parts of a TempehSure Protein Pod splayed across the table. Though most units repeatedly produce beautiful batches... Read more
It's a Fermentation Nation
A big thanks to everyone who voted for the TempehSure T-shirt design. We have a winner: Fermentation Nation!
You can look forward to receiving a cool TemephSure Fermentation Nation organic... Read more
Time to Vote!
We promised you, our loyal and patient Kickstarter supporters, cool T-shirt designs to vote on, and here they are! Please let us know which T-shirt you’d be proud to wear... Read more
TempehSure Improvements & T-shirts
In the last update, we shared news of our work with NSF International, which is testing and verifying the safety of the TempehSure Protein Pod. Their certification means you can... Read more
Safety First & Cool T-Shirts
Where did August go? Sorry it’s been a while since our last update. We’ve been busy putting the finishing touches on the Protein Pod. It consistently makes delicious tempeh from... Read more
July TempehSure Update
Hi TempehSure backers,
In the last few weeks of July we have continued to test the Protein Pod with our revised culture and dehydrated chickpea and soy beans. We also... Read more
First Week of July TempehSure Update
Last week we reached a major milestone as all parts of the TempehSure system were working correctly. Meaning our final starter culture (incubating at 22 hours), achieved a 23-hour cycle... Read more
Third & Fourth Week TempehSure Update
We are a little behind on our updates so this will serve as week 3 and 4 update. As mentioned before, we have had to make some adjustments in testing... Read more
Second Week of June TempehSure Update
Thanks for the feedback on the questions I asked last week. We are working through the challenges and concerns people had over WIFI.
We have had a productive week, the... Read more
First week of June Protein Pod Update
Hi supporters you can now expect to see regular updates from this point forward. Sorry for the delay.
We have been testing our two Protein Pod prototypes and refining certain... Read more