Girl Scout cookie season starts Saturday, new flavors are in the mix

Posted at 5:04 PM, Jan 16, 2015

SALT LAKE CITY -- Tis the season for delicious cookies.

The Girl Scouts of Utah will begin pre-selling Girl Scout cookies from January 17 until February 8, and cookie booths will be open March 13 through March 29. Customers can pre-order cookies online by visiting this link between the dates mentioned previously.

Booth locations and information about cookies are available here. The Girl Scouts also have an official cookie finder app, which is available for download to iPhones and Android devices.

GS Utah and MaxFriday, three Girl Scouts came to the FOX 13 News Studio to discuss the merits of the cookie program, which helps fund programs, summer camps, community projects and other activities put on by the Girl Scouts. The young entrepreneurs even brought in the latest flavor to be added to the cookie line-up "Rah-Rah Raisins."

The new cookie is made with whole grain oats and raisins and has Greek yogurt-flavored chunks in it. The scouts are also trying out a new gluten-free cookie, the "Toffee-tastic!" The gluten-free cookie will be available at limited booth locations between March 13 and March 29.

See the video above for the interview with the scouts and Max and Brett's reaction to the new flavors. To learn more about the Girl Scouts of Utah, click here.