Girl Scout cookies are back with your favorites for the 2018 season



Girl Scout cookies are officially back on sale, now through April. So much for those new year’s resolutions!

Can you believe the very first famous Girl Scout cookies were available in 1916?

Girl Scout booths are all over the Valley at grocery and convenience stores, shopping malls, as well as your office, school, and so many other places.

According to Girl Scouts of the USA, more than 1 million girls sell cookies every year and the sales bring in around $800 million over the course of the season. Those girl scouts account for selling a total of 200 million boxes of cookies, according to Business Insider.

Ready to countdown the Top 5 best selling brands?

At number five is, Trefoils, those delicious buttery shortbread cookies.

In fourth place are Do-si-does, the peanut butter sandwiches.

Coming in third are Tagalongs, the chocolate dipped peanut butter patties.

OMG! I’m getting so hungry. I want them all!! haha. Ok, here they come!

The top two Girl Scout cookies according to sales, with the runner-up being Samoas, chocolate, cookie, caramel, and toasted coconut. YUM! Those are my favorites!

So what is the number one selling Girl Scout cookie in America? Think chocolate and mint. They made up for a quarter of the total cookie sales alone, and the winner is … Thin Mints!!

If one of your favorites didn’t make the list, you can vote for yours here.



About Jeff Kode

Jeff Kode has previously written articles for The Arizona Republic ALT section, as well as other publications including Echo Magazine and IONAZ Magazine. He is an enthusiastic movie lover, and enjoys discovering new music. He was previously on air middays with his own show The Sugar Rush, and can now be heard 6-9am on The Morning Beat with Steve and Jeff at 88.7 The Pulse.