Reese’s is launching a pie-sized peanut butter cup for Thanksgiving 2021


Reese’s is giving peanut butter lovers one more reason to be grateful this holiday season: a “Thanksgiving pie” that’s actually just a jumbo-sized peanut butter cup.

the the company debuted on Monday dessert, which is the size of a real pie. It is 9 inches in diameter and holds 3.25 pounds of solid peanut butter and chocolate.

“When you gather friends and family for Thanksgiving dinner, no table is complete without dessert,” Bo Jones, senior brand manager at Reese’s, said in a statement. “At Reese, we wanted to create a dessert that everyone wants a piece of. You can thank us later.”

Only 3,000 pies are available for sale on the Hershey website for $44.99 plus tax.

The 9-inch Reese’s Thanksgiving Pie is shown in a supplied image, which weighs 3.25 pounds of solid peanut butter and chocolate. (Credit: The Hershey Company)

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Reese’s, which is owned by Hershey Company, has experimented with its best-selling candies in the past.

Earlier this year, the company announced the release of an all-peanut butter cup – without chocolate – in honor of National Peanut Butter Day. It was the first time that the entire candy shell of the iconic cup was made from peanut butter and also filled with peanut butter.

Meanwhile, other brands have also released Thanksgiving Edition treats. Krispy Kreme unveiled limited edition donuts including pecan pie, Dutch apple pie, cranberry orange and a classic chocolate glazed donut with Thanksgiving sprinkles.

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This story was reported from Cincinnati.

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