Girl Scout cookie cereals set to go on sale in January

Girl Scouts S'mores cookie/Girl Scouts of Western Ohio

CNBC – There’s nothing better than waking up in the morning to a beautiful sunrise, a hot cup of coffee, and a bowl of … Girl Scout cookies?!

That’s right. Don’t spill your coffee — soon you’ll be able to eat your favorite Girl Scout cookies in breakfast cereal form.

First, they introduced us to Thin Mints ice cream, but now, Girl Scouts of America and General Mills are teaming up for a partnership of epic (and delicious) proportions. It seems they know that we’re all still kids at heart who just want to eat dessert for breakfast.

The news was uncovered by the sweet-sleuthing Instagram account Candy Hunting, who posted two stock photos of the product earlier this week showing Thin Mint and Caramel Crunch (a.k.a. Samoas) cereals.

This is the stuff dreams are made of, everyone.

After widespread cookie-hysteria broke out on social media, Thrillist confirmed with General Mills that the cereals will be available nationwide come January.

What a way to ring in the New Year, right?

The news comes amidst a true peak for Girl Scouts, who in August introduced two new types of cookies rolling out in January — a s’mores flavor and chocolate-dipped s’mores cookie.

It may be too early to call, but it looks like 2017 is shaping up to be a pretty amazing year so far. Thanks, Girl Scouts! provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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