Birthday wishes do come true! Graeter’s celebrates milestone with new ice cream flavor and donuts

Graeter’s new “Birthday Cake” ice cream flavor is a blend of cake pieces and sprinkles in cake batter ice cream. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO
Graeter’s new “Birthday Cake” ice cream flavor is a blend of cake pieces and sprinkles in cake batter ice cream. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

Graeter’s Ice Cream knows how to celebrate a big birthday.

Today the company released a new ice cream flavor and a limited-edition donut to celebrate its 150th birthday.

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Graeter’s new “Birthday Cake” ice cream flavor is a blend of cake pieces and sprinkles in cake batter ice cream. The limited-edition birthday cake flavored donut is fully glazed and iced with rainbow sprinkles inside and out.

 Graeter's Ice Cream is celebrating its 150th birthday. STAFF FILE PHOTO   
Graeter's Ice Cream is celebrating its 150th birthday. STAFF FILE PHOTO   

Credit: NICK GRAHAM/STAFF

Credit: NICK GRAHAM/STAFF

Ice cream fans can celebrate Graeter’s birthday by visiting area scoop shops, or by searching for Birthday Cake flavor ice cream in Kroger, Giant Eagle, The Fresh Market, Dorothy Lane Market and Jungle Jim’s. The ice cream is also available for sale online while supplies last.

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Graeter’s will also roll out its annual “Bonus Flavor” schedule this year. The first new bonus flavor will launch July 6.

Graeter’s is offering special discounts and perks to its loyal fan base on the Graeter’s app all month long. Local delivery and curbside pickup ordering is also available on the app which is available for download on the App Store and Google Play.

Graeter's Ice Cream is celebrating its 150th birthday. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO
Graeter's Ice Cream is celebrating its 150th birthday. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

"Our anniversary year certainly hasn’t turned out the way we initially thought it would," Richard Graeter, a fourth-generation family member and president and CEO of Graeter’s Ice Cream, said in a release.

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"However, we still think the world needs something worth celebrating. With new flavors, such as our 150th Birthday Cake, to kick off the summer, we guarantee we’ll be able to offer consumers a taste of joy and happiness in 2020.”

To keep up with July news and events, follow Graeter's on social media @Graeters or visit www.graeters.com.

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