TUESDAY 11/16/2021 8:55 a.m.
(NEXSTAR) – Well, that didn’t take long.
Your new favorite dessert for Thanksgiving, Reese’s giant 9-inch Peanut Butter cup Thanksgiving Pie, has sold out.
A lucky 3,000 people got to purchase the limited-edition peanut butter cup online for $44.99.
The pie, made with 3.25 pounds of peanut butter and chocolate, is said to contain 48 servings, each of which clocks in at 160 calories. That works out to a total of 7,680 calories, if you’re thinking of eating the whole thing yourself.
If you’re hoping for more this Thanksgiving, you’re out of luck.
Hershey responded to questions about another batch, confirming that no more can be produced for Thanksgiving due to time constraints. The company does, however, suggest signing up for its emails to receive alerts on any other surprise offerings.
Speaking of holidays, Christmas is coming up, maybe Reese’s could make a giant peanut butter Christmas Tree?
ORIGINAL: Reese’s selling giant 3.25-pound Peanut Butter Cup ‘pie’ for Thanksgiving
MONDAY 11/15/2021 3:53 p.m.
(NEXSTAR) – Move over pumpkin pie. Hershey’s has unveiled your new favorite dessert for Thanksgiving.
The company is selling a giant 9-inch Reese’s Thanksgiving Pie. The largest Reese’s Peanut Butter cup ever weighs in at a whopping 3.25 pounds of peanut butter and chocolate.
“When you bring together friends and family for Thanksgiving dinner, no table spread is complete without dessert,” said Bo Jones, senior associate brand manager at Reese’s. “At Reese’s, we wanted to create a dessert that everyone wants a piece of. You can thank us later.”
The box says the pie is meant to be served in 48 slices at 160 calories each. That works out to a total of 7,680 calories if you’re thinking of eating the whole thing yourself.
Only 3,000 pies will be sold online for $44.99 plus tax while supplies last.