What is it about those funky chunks that make Ben & Jerry’s flavors so inexplicably euphoric? We’re not quite sure, but it sure is working. Get funky with these 10 fun facts.Read More - 10 Fun Facts About Our Funky Chunks Read More
Kirsten Schimoler has been living the dream (developing new flavours at Ben & Jerry’s) since 2009. As Kirsten explains it, she’s technically a scientist but what she’s really into is “playing with food.”
“The thing about Flavour Gurus is that we’re all a little weird,” she says. “There’s a reason we call it Bizarre & D instead of R&D.” What Kirsten means is that Flavour Gurus have a different outlook on the world...and food. They can imagine totally unique combinations of flavours that others wouldn’t dream of trying. When it works, it’s pure magic.
Kirsten backs up her creativity in the kitchen with heavy doses of research. “Inspiration comes from everywhere,” Kirsten says. She travels the world on Flavour Guru Trend Treks. From dawn to the wee hours she’ll explore restaurants, bakeries, candy shops, and cocktail bars looking for her next great flavour idea.
Find out more about Kirsten’s road to her dream job in our latest Flavour Guru story:
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
At Ben & Jerry’s we know how to throw a party and now you have the chance to win your own ice cream extravaganza !Read More - Register to win a Ben & Jerry's ice cream party! Read More
Soft, sweet, and guaranteed to please even the pickiest of cookie dough lovers. Whip up a batch of pure vegan perfection and don’t be surprised when they don’t last long!Read More - Recipe: Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bars Read More
This February, among all the roses, teddies and chocolates you might have spotted a couple of green hearts...Read More - Feeling the love for clean energy this Valentine's Day Read More