Yesterday, when Dolly Parton tweeted “I’ve teamed up with @jenisicecreamsto create my very own flavor in support of @dollyslibrary! Strawberry Pretzel Pie is available at Jeni’s April 8,”  I mean…sold, right?

Not that you need another reason to try a new flavor from Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream, but this is a good one: Each pint of (delicious, delicious) Strawberry Pretzel Pie is described by Jeni’s as “our ode to the Queen of Country: sweet and salty, with timeless appeal, deep American roots, and makes you feel good.”

Personally, I could eat it for breakfast all week and chalk it up to pouring myself a cup of ambition if you know what I mean.

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Dolly Parton has her very own Jeni's ice Cream flavor! and it's going to go FAST. Here are the details

Of course, Dolly being Dolly, she’s directing profits toward Dolly’s Imagination Library which donates early reader books to young children internationally, to help inspire a love of reading and increase early literacy.

So you’re eating ice cream FOR THE CHILDREN.

(Hear that, donut shamers? You can’t stop us from eating delicious treats for a great cause.)

Jeni's Strawberry Pretzel Pie created with Dolly Parton to support an amazing cause. Here's where to get it and when!

Just know that Jeni’s Dolly Parton ice cream flavor is a limited run — they’re only making 10,000 pints, and I know a few fans who’d buy that all themselves. Most are available for shipping, though plenty will be available in their scoop shops around the country starting at 12 noon April 8. I say if you can’t line up in person, set your alarm for 11:50AM on April 8 and start hitting refresh refresh refresh on the Jeni’s website until you get one.

I imagine by mid-April, quite a few of us will have our spoons right in our pints, while we stream a Steel Magnolias / 9 to 5 double feature.

Photos via Jeni’s Ice Cream

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