Dolly Parton ice cream is generating huge demand … with some eBay sellers seeking $ 1,000 for a single pint

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Dolly Parton bargain ice cream is generating huge demand … with some eBay sellers seeking $ 1,000 for a single pint

Dolly Parton’s new Strawberry Pretzel Pie had taken off, with some eBay sellers looking to take advantage of the frenzy for the product by charging $ 1,000 for a pint.

Parton, 75, has collaborated on the dessert with Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams for the benefit of Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library.

The non-profit organisation describes itself as a “book-giving program that sends high-quality books to children for free from birth to five, regardless of their family’s income.”

The Latest: Dolly Parton's new Strawberry Pretzel Pie was first popular, with some eBay sellers looking to take advantage of the frenzy for the product by charging $ 1,000 for a pint.  The singer was snapped in Nashville in 2019 at the CMA Awards

The Latest: Dolly Parton’s new Strawberry Pretzel Pie was first popular, with some eBay sellers looking to take advantage of the frenzy for the product by charging $ 1,000 for a pint. The singer was snapped in Nashville in 2019 at the CMA Awards

Said treat is called Jeni’s ‘ode to the Queen of Country: sweet and salty, with a timeless appeal, deep American roots, and makes you feel damn good’, Company said.

‘It is a return to the triple cake from the potlucks of our young people. Layers of salty pretzel streusel, subtly sweet and effortlessly spicy cream cheese ice cream and lipstick red strawberry sauce. ‘

The ice cream went on sale on Wednesday and sold out quickly through digital and Jeni’s locations, with some buyers heading to the secondary market to make a quick profit on the popular product.

A few people offered the product – which must be shipped on dry ice to keep cold – for up to $ 1,000.

A few people offered the product - which must be shipped on dry ice to keep cold - for up to $ 1,000

A few people offered the product - which must be shipped on dry ice to keep cold - for up to $ 1,000

A few people offered the product – which must be shipped on dry ice to keep cold – for up to $ 1,000

The dessert features `` layers of salty pretzel streusel, subtly sweet and effortlessly spicy cream cheese ice cream, and lipstick red strawberry sauce, '' Jeni said.

The dessert features `` layers of salty pretzel streusel, subtly sweet and effortlessly spicy cream cheese ice cream, and lipstick red strawberry sauce, '' Jeni said.

The dessert features “ layers of salty pretzel streusel, subtly sweet and effortlessly spicy cream cheese ice cream, and lipstick red strawberry sauce, ” Jeni said.

Jeni’s gave an update on availability says it was still unable to meet demand, but ‘worked around the clock’ to get the product back on sale.

“We’re not there yet,” the company said. As promised, we will provide 48-hour notice via email and social media before releasing the flavor, but we just wanted to let you know it won’t be this weekend. Thanks again for your patience! ‘

The iconic singer-songwriter launched the nonprofit in 1995 and had passed the milestone of a million books shipped by 2003.

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