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How to transport fruit pies + ice cream for 6+ hours?

italianices | Jul 4, 201401:12 PM     23

I'll be taking a 6-8 hour road trip soon and want to bring back baked pies (with a fruit/berry filling) and ice cream from my vacation destination.

What would be the best way to transport these items via car for that period of time? Is a basic ice chest stuffed with ice packs or bags of ice sufficient, assuming that I blast the car's air conditioner during the entire drive?

Would it be logistically too difficult to transport either the pies or the ice cream?

Anything else I should keep in mind?

Thanks.

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