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Be Your Own Barista: The Dalgona

Be Your Own Barista: The Dalgona

Well, we can thank TikTok for one thing and that's for making the Dalgona drink a viral hit. It luxurious look seems unreal and the fact that anyone has the ability to make this fabulous drink makes it even more mystical!  The Dalgona originated in South Korea involves three simple ingredients: instant coffee, granulated sugar, and water. Yep, that's it! You don't even need a coffee machine to enjoy this burst of caffeine and while cafés are closed, it can make you feel like an unstoppable barista in the comforts of your own home! A stand mixer on high sure...

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Make Your Own Nut Butter

Make Your Own Nut Butter

Nut butter has grown in popularity over the past few years. They’re healthy, delicious, and… EASY TO MAKE!? Yeah, that’s right. We said it. Making your own nut butter at home is really simple! Store-bought butter can be convenient, sure, but we’re reaching for our homemade versions for a few reasons: You get to stay home! Cost-effective No added sugar, salt, or chemicals Use what you already have Create your own fun blends Choose how much/how little you want to make So fire up your food processor (or blender) and try out some of our favorite nut butter recipes! The...

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Instant Coffee Made for the Trail

Instant Coffee Made for the Trail

When we set out to make a coffee for all of our customers who are on the go, we wanted to keep the quality of our craft consistent. “We’ve played around with formats such as single serve in the past for instance, but couldn’t get the coffee to taste up to the standards we’d want our customers to experience,”Sam Mirto, Director of Coffee at Ferris explained. In fact, instant coffee isn’t anything new. Soluble coffee was patented in 1881 in France by Alphonse Allais. History even traces a concentrated coffee/milk/sugar mixture used during the American Civil War! Developments and renditions evolved over...

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Our Responsibility Navigating Covid-19

Our Responsibility Navigating Covid-19

UPDATE APRIL 6, 2020 Since we announced the closure of our 4 cafés on March 16, the COVID-19 pandemic has worsened in the U.S. and Canada. We know that each one of us has been affected by this global crisis, and we hope you are all staying safe. Our mission at Ferris is to build relationships that thrive through plant-grown foods. Our focus on providing the best coffee and nuts is a direct result of our love for the people we serve. This has never been more important and critical as it is today. We operate on a global scale; from farmers...

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