Whether or not you get yours from a coworker, a neighbor, or your individual youngster, Woman Scout cookie time is all the time an occasion.
And that occasion is less complicated than ever, because of Digital Cookie, the Woman Scouts of America's program that enables a few of its tiny salespeople to promote on-line.
A number of the women may have customized cookie-selling web sites they usually'll invite you through e mail. Others will nonetheless take your order in particular person however will use a cellular app (which implies you’ll be able to pay through bank card). For those who don't have a Woman Scout in your life and need cookies, there's an app for you, too: Seek for Woman Scout Cookie Finder on iTunes or Google Play.
"On the platform, women can set their cookie objectives, monitor their progress, handle orders and stock, study Web security abilities, and extra—all whereas they earn age-specific Cookie Enterprise badges and discover methods to assist others by investing their earnings again into their communities," the group mentioned on its web site.
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In fact, although the method of promoting the cookies could also be wholesome for the women, and shopping for them might provide you with a few of the advantages of serving to others, consuming the cookies is one other story. If the temptation is an excessive amount of, you’ll be able to all the time donate your cookies to your native troop’s charity of selection.
For those who're going to take them residence, right here’s the lowdown on which of the 5 hottest flavors are the perfect selections. (Be aware: Woman Scout cookies are made by two licensed bakers. Recipes, components, and diet profiles might differ barely.)
4 of those top-selling cookies have 160 energy and seven grams fats, which isn’t horrible for a candy snack. The unhealthy information: Relying on the baker, they might be made with some less-than-desirable components, together with vegetable shortening, caramel colour, and excessive fructose corn syrup. However they’re vegan, if that’s a consideration for you.
This coconut-y deal with is available in second for gross sales. With Samoas, two cookies weigh in at 150 energy and eight grams fats. For Caramel deLites, the identical two have 140 energy and seven grams fats. Caramel deLites have excessive fructose corn syrup, and Samoas have carrageenan, which has been linked to glucose intolerance and irritation.
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Peanut Butter Patties/Tagalongs
Love peanut butter? (Us too!) Peanut Butter Patties (additionally vegan) clock in at 130 energy and seven grams fats for 2, whereas Tagalongs (not vegan, go determine) have 140 energy and eight grams fats for 2. The previous is made with excessive fructose corn syrup and the latter with hydrogenated palm oil.
Woman Scout S'mores
The 2 completely different Woman Scout cookie bakers every have their very own model of this deal with, which was launched in 2017 and have become an instantaneous hit. ABC Bakers's S'extra is coated in chocolate. Two cookies clock in at 180 energy and 9 grams fats. Little Brownie Bakers's S'extra is a graham sandwich, two of which have 150 energy and seven grams of fats.
Do-si-dos/Peanut Butter Sandwich
And right here’s extra peanut butter, rounding out the highest 5 hottest Woman Scout cookies. For every of those, three cookies is the serving measurement. The Peanut Butter Sandwich cookies have 170 energy and seven grams fats; the Do-si-dos have the identical quantity of fats however 10 fewer energy. Ingredient-wise, the Do-si-dos have hydrogenated oils, and the Peanut Butter Sandwich cookies have vegetable shortening.
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