Love Girl Scout cookies? Creative, tasty concoctions for the Girl Scouts Cookie Recipe Contest

MILWAUKEE --Girl Scout cookies are delicious on their own -- but they also make great ingredients. Laura spent the morning at the Taste of Home kitchen making some creative and tasty concoctions for the Girl Scouts Cookie Recipe Contest.

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It's that time of year again. Girl Scouts brings you our second annual National Girl Scout Cookie Recipe Contest, sponsored by Taste of Home™!

If creating awesome recipes is your super power, fly on over to the kitchen, grab your favorite Girl Scout Cookies, and get ready to create a delicious recipe that could win you some awesome prizes.

How to enter:

Find Girl Scout Cookies.
Get some inspiration—check out these oh-so-tasty winning recipes that were approved by Taste of Home™ top chefs.
Now that those juices are flowing, get to cooking! Entries will be accepted in one of four categories: (1) cakes, pies, cupcakes, (2) cookies, brownies, bars, (3) pudding, ice cream, gelatin desserts, and (4) candies.
Submit your recipe by March 25!
After March 25, Taste of Home™ will test these delicious recipes and choose the top 16—four from each category.

On April 25, Girl Scouts will announce the 16 finalists. Then the winners will be determined by YOU! Voting for your favorite recipes will take place April 26—May 1!

The recipe with the most votes in each category wins. Three category runners-up will receive $250 and the category grand prize winner (the recipe with the most all-around votes) will win $500, plus a spotlight in a print and digital edition of Taste of Home™—so cool!

Be sure to check out the rules for the complete details.