America locks up more people than any other country on earth. Over the past few decades, a huge, multibillion dollar industry has grown up to further exploit our incarcerated population. We must dismantle the prison industrial complex!Read More - Why We Must Dismantle the Prison Industrial Complex Read More
Eric Fredette lives, breathes, dreams delicious food. Our Flavor Guru extraordinaire, otherwise known as "Angry Chef," is a master at dreaming up mind-blowing edible creations. It comes from decades of culinary experience at work and at home. "I’ve never had a job that wasn’t related to food," Eric notes.
Eric cooks up amazing ice cream creations all day at Ben & Jerry’s and frequently heads home to his early American farmhouse to cook for friends and neighbors, who know by now that Eric’s house is a guaranteed great meal. "It makes total sense to me to come home and keep doing what I love to do," Eric says.
His connection to food runs deep, from his backyard flock of chickens that supply him with fresh eggs to his obsessive research of food trends, explorations of international restaurants, and constant experimentation with new ingredients. Eric is undoubtedly an expert, and that’s a delicious benefit for all of us. Eric’s passion has led to some breakthrough flavor creations like new Ben & Jerry’s Cores.
Want to know which flavors Eric has created? Find out here!
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When our co-founders started churning up delicious ice cream way back in 1978, their quirky chunks and swirls made it the talk of the town. Take the quiz to find out if you’re a total Ben or a perfect Jerry!Read More - QUIZ: Are You A Ben Or A Jerry? Read More
Derek Chauvin is the ex-police officer who murdered George Floyd by kneeling on his neck for almost nine minutes. He’s on trial for that murder today and this is what’s at stake.Read More - The Derek Chauvin Murder Trial: What’s At Stake Read More