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Girl Guide Cookie Recipes: Canadian Chefs Recreate Canadian Treat

04/17/2013 02:15 EDT | Updated 04/17/2013 02:15 EDT
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Dessert in a dessert? You read that right.

Chocolate, vanilla and mint Girl Guide cookies are getting a makeover, or should we say, bakeover. In honour of the non-profit organization's Cookie Days, Girl Guides Canada challenged Canadian chefs and bakers to use these classic treats to recreate a favourite dessert.

This year's chef list includes spice goddess Bal Arneson, chef Massimo Capra, The Cupcake Girls Heather White and Lori Joyce and more.

And no, recreating the Girl Guide cookie isn't just about making a larger cookie. Recipes from this challenge include a no-bake cheesecake, minty hot chocolate and even a coffee cake.

Check out all six recipes:

Recipes Using Girl Guide Cookies