Got Beer? Try Pairing Girl Scout Cookies with These Craft Brews

Move over milk, the best thing to have with Girl Scout cookies is beer! (Only if you’re over 21 of course).

Craft Beer & Brewing Magazine has taken the time to make sure your cookie eating experience is superb by pairing girl scout cookies with the perfect craft beer.

Related: In Honor Of National S’Mores Day A New Girl Scout Cookie Flavor


  • Brasserie Cantillon Zwanze 2016 Cantillon Framboise
  • Cascade Brewing Kriek Ale
  • Upland Brewing Blackberry
  • Epic Sour Brainless on Peaches
  • Breakside Brewery Passionfruit Sour Ale

Caramel de-Lites /Samoas

  • Neshaminy Creek Bourbon Barrel-Aged Leon Russian Imperial Stout
  • Westbrook Brewing Co. 4th Anniversary Chocolate Coconut Almond Imperial Stout
  • Dragon’s Milk Reserve Coconut Rum Barrel
  • Prairie Artisan Ales Prairie Paradise
  • Modern Times Beer Monsters’ Park (Bourbon Barrel w/ Coconut & Cocoa Nibs)

Thin Mints

  • Goose Island Bourbon County Brand Stout
  • Great Divide Oak Aged Yeti
  • Deschutes Brewery Obsidian Stout
  • Dogfish Head World Wide Stout
  • The Lost Abbey Serpent’s Stout
  • Firestone Walker Parabola


  • Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Torpedo Extra IPA
  • New Belgium Citradelic
  • Maine Beer Company Lunch
  • Green Flash Brewing Soul Style
  • Lagunitas Citrusinensis Pale Ale

Shortbread/Trefoil Cookies

  • 21st Amendment He Said
  • Uinta Brewing Company Sea Legs
  • Fat Head’s Brewery Battleaxe Baltic Porter
  • Founders Brewing Co. Backwoods Bastard
  • Surly Brewing Simpson’s Scottish Ale
  • Alaskan Brewing Smoked Porter

Do-Si-Dos/Peanut Butter Sandwich

  • Karbach Brewing Mother In Lager
  • Mikkeller American Dream
  • Great Lakes Eliot Ness
  • Devils Backbone Brewing Vienna Lager
  • Kansas City Bier Company Dunkel

Savannah Smiles

  • To Ǿl Wbeer Witbier
  • Door County Brewing Big Sister Witbier
  • Avery Brewing Liliko’I Kepolo
  • Casey East Bank
  • Side Project Brewing Bière Blanche

Cranberry Citrus Crisps

  • Ponysaurus Brewing Co. Bière De Garde
  • Funkwerks Tropic King
  • Jack’s Abby with Stoneface Brewing Friend Request
  • Scratch Brewing Chanterelle
  • Creature Comforts Before the Wood

Tagalongs/Peanut Butter Patties

  • Funky Buddha S’mores Stout
  • Belching Beaver Brewery Peanut Butter Milk Stout
  • Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti Break
  • Horse & Dragon Brewing Sad Panda
  • Founders Brewing Lizard of Koz

Rah Rah Raisins

  • Monk’s Café Flemish Sour Ale
  • Bruery Terreux Gypsy Tart
  • Stone Brewing Barrel-Aged Brown Ale w/Balaton Sour Cherries
  • Brouwerij Verhaeghe Duchesse de Bourgogne
  • pFriem Flanders Red


  • Sixpoint Brewery Resin
  • Boulevard Brewing Co. The Calling
  • Great Lakes Brewing Co. Lake Erie Monster
  • Harpoon Brewery Leviathan IPA
  • Ska Brewing Decadent Imperial IPA

Or reinforce the cookie flavors with the roasted goodness and creamy mouthfeel of these milk stouts.

  • Odell Brewing Co. Lugene Chocolate Milk Stout
  • Elysian Brewing Split Shot
  • Flying Monkeys The Chocolate Manifesto Triple Chocolate Milk Stout
  • Wicked Weed Brewing Milk & Cookies
  • Dangerous Man Brewing Co. Chocolate Milk Stout


  • To Ǿl Reparationsbajer
  • Wicked Weed Brewing Gluten FREEk
  • Ghostfish Brewing Company Peak Buster
  • Brasserie Dupont Foret Libre
  • Shubrew Glutenous Maximus with Ethopian Espresso


  • Societe The Malingerer
  • Green’s Dubbel Dark Ale

Or they can stray away from full-on gluten abstinence with these beers.

  • Brewery Ommegang Three Philosophers
  • Deschutes Not the Stoic
  • Elevation Apis IV
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