Prelude to A Cookie
As America eagerly anticipates the Patriots’ win on Sunday and some nervously await Super Tuesday’s results (did anyone know John McCain’s name was dropped as a running mate for John Kerry?!), I choose to divert my attention to the upcoming cookie season. Edy’s, those geniuses, drum up appetites for Girl Scout cookies with their exclusive cookie flavor ice creams two months before the Brownies actually deliver them to your door. (According to my cookie liaison, cookies are to arrive to the troops by February 25).
The Thin Mint ice cream is delectable, thin shavings of the cookies perfectly distributed throughout the creamy mint chocolate base. Do not even waste your time with the Samoas flavor–it stands in drastic need of about three times the amount of cookie chunks and much more caramel.
On a cookie-related note, is there any disagreement that the top three cookie flavors are, in this very particular order:
- Thin Mints