Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory

Calling all ice cream lovers! Vermont is well-known for the infamous duo Ben and Jerry and their contribution to ice cream culture. Ben & Jerry’s ice cream is known for its innovative flavors with clever names, often with a celebrity or political focus. You can truly find almost any flavor combination under the sun within their list of flavors.

Ben & Jerry’s ice cream is created with a focus. “We’re working to make the best possible ice cream in the most sustainable way.”  The ice cream is made with fair trade ingredients, caring dairy, in support of non-GMO’s, and packaged in responsibly sourced packaging. Ben & Jerry’s is a wonderfully value driven company, in addition to the quality of the product they have a very firm economic and social mission. Both economically and socially Ben & Jerry’s direction is for sustainable growth and with the intention of making the world a better place. All in all a “feel good” treat. *Learn more about their socially conscious production by following the links to read on.

The Ben & Jerry’s Factory is located in Waterbury, just 10 miles south of Stowe on VT. It is a great day trip with the kids no matter what the weather. Enjoy a 30 minute guided tour throughout the factory as they churn out Brownie Batter Core and Banana Split. The view not to be upstaged by the free samples you will receive on your tour. Admission is $3 for adults, $2 for seniors and free for kids younger than age 12.  Tour hours vary depending on the season so call before you head over.

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