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How do you go from being a pre-Med student to having the most coveted job at Ben & Jerry’s? Here’s Flavour Guru Chris Rivard’s story.
Chris came to the University of Vermont over 10 years ago with an eye on medicine. “I had a terrible bedside manner, but I loved studying the science of people and nutrition,” Chris remembers. So Chris followed is heart (maybe to the relief of some patients) and dove into the science of how food affects our bodies. He double-majored in food science and dietetics with an emphasis on nutrition. When he wasn’t in the classroom, Chris was falling in love with the landscape of Vermont and the world class opportunities for getting out on his bikes.
So when we were looking for a new Flavour Guru to join our crack team of Foodies, Chris’s rigorous background in nutrition and his love for Vermont made him a perfect fit. That’s just part of the story of what makes a Flavour Guru. Learn more about Chris, the man behind some of your favorite flavours. Check out his video below:
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Need a one-way ticket to vegan heaven? Look no further. Vegan Coconutterly Caramel'd Cupcakes are a sweet treat perfect for serving lovingly to friends and family or devouring alone in the kitchen. Your choice.Read More - These Vegan Coconutterly Caramel'd Cupcakes Are Literally Heaven Read More
In celebration of World Vegan Month, our Scooper Star Gaz Oakley (aka Avant Garde Vegan) has created some vegan recipes inspired by our Non-Dairy range. If you’re nutty for Ben & Jerry’s Non-Dairy Peanut Butter and Cookies flavour then this is the dish for you.Read More - Non-Dairy Punchy Peanut Curry Read More