3 Must-Try Girl Scout Cookie Pairings
Main Line restaurants and wineries are celebrating this favorite treat with special menus.
Courtesy of 320 Market Café.
It’s officially Girl Scout cookie season, so if you’re craving decadent Thin Mints, gooey Caramel deLites, sweet Shortbreads or peanut butter-y Tagalongs, then you’ll want to indulge your sweet tooth at one of these spots.
Cookie Month in Manayunk
It’s not too late to enjoy the end of Cookie Month in Manayunk. Throughout the month of February, exclusive cookie dishes and cocktails have popped up all over the area’s bar and restaurant scene, thanks to a partnership with Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania. Sip on Thai coconut milk custard with Caramel deLites at Chabaa Thai Bistro, a peppermint painkiller cocktail at Lucky’s Last Chance or check out SOMO Manayunk’s beer and cookie pairings. And don’t miss the Irish coffee panna cotta with Thin Mints at Sona Pub & Kitchen, chocolate mousse à la mode with Lemonades cookie crumbs at Yanako or a cookie season specialty sundae at Tubby Robot.
Manayunk, (215) 482-9565/
Girl Scout Beer Flight at 320 Market Café in Media
320 Market Café in Media has brought back its Girl Scout cookies-and-beer flight menu, so get ready to salivate over craft beers and sweet treats. Pairings include: Shortbreads with Sterling Pig Brewery’s Shoat Pilsner, a crisp pils with a clean malt profile; Lemonades and the grapefruity and hoppy Bell’s Two Hearted Ale; Do-si-dos combined with a citrusy hefeweizen; and Thin Mints enhanced by Brooklyn Brewery’s Black Ops, a stout with notes of chocolate, coffee, vanilla and bourbon. Pairings will be available until cookies run out.
211 W. State St., Media, (610) 565-8320.
Penns Woods Winery’s Wine and Girl Scout Cookie Pairings
In addition to regular tastings, Penns Woods has teamed up with a local Girl Scout troop for an exclusive pairing from March 2–11. For $15, enjoy four premium Penns Woods wines paired with different Girl Scout cookie flavors.
124 Beaver Valley Road, Chadds Ford, (610) 459-0808.