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24 Delicious Ways to Dress Up a Classic S’more

S'more ingredient options for this summertime favorite.
By Published Aug. 12, 2022

No campfire is complete without the iconic trio of fluffy, gooey marshmallows draped in warm chocolate on a crispy graham cracker. People have been asking for “some more” of this classic treat for over fifty years!

S’mores offer formulaic perfection with every mouthful. But they also leave room to get creative.

Add a salty crunch with crispy bacon bits or chopped peanuts. Spread some preserves on your cracker for a fruity punch and pretty color. Try a mint chocolate bar for an herbal, refreshing twist.

And that's just the beginning. Pick and choose from the following list to hit on those flavors missing in a basic s'more—or lay out a bunch of them and have the ultimate s'mores buffet. Whether you wait for a perfect golden-brown or go right for the flaming charred marshmallow, there are options for all tastes and occasions.

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Add-Ons

  • Pretzels 
  • Coconut shavings
  • Potato chips
  • Chopped peanuts
  • Crispy bacon bits
  • Strawberry or banana slices

Spreads

Chocolate Swaps

  • York Peppermint Patties
  • Andes Mints
  • Ghirardelli squares (caramel-filled, raspberry-filled, or salted dark chocolate)
  • Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups
  • Cookies-and-cream chocolate bar

Upgraded Marshmallows

Graham Cracker Substitutes

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